SOLD OUT! Accessory Dwelling Units: Washington State ADU Legislation and Local Impacts

CO-SPONSORED BY: Whatcom Housing Week
OPEN TO Whatcom County Association of REALTORS® Members, other real estate licensees, and the public.

Instructor: Brenda Nunes
3 Clock Hours (for REALTORS® and real estate licensees)


Registration Fees (lunch included):

• Regular Fee – through Sept 30, 2023: $95/person
• Last Minute Price – through Oct 10, 2023: $125/person

• $35/person – through Oct 10, 2023

Registration closes October 10; limited to 75 participants


WHEN: Oct 20; 9:00 AM-1:00 PM (buffet lunch included)
WHERE: Holiday Inn & Suites – Bellingham Airport; 4260 Mitchell Way, Bellingham


REALTORS® and real estate licensees can earn 3 Continuing Education Credits and can bring guests. Industry professionals and people interested in building an ADU are invited to attend to learn more about ADUs. Register to bring your clients and contractors for the cost of lunch.

The first part of this class will cover new Washington State legislation about ADUs, examples of different types of ADUs, challenges and obstacles for adding ADUs, evaluating properties for the potential of adding an ADU, costs and potential financial benefits and ways to finance ADUs, and potential for turning an ADU into a condo. The second part of this class will feature a panel of local subject matter experts for discussions about local code and permit changes and the process and building costs. Panel members are working professionals who are actively involved with ADUs, including local planning officials, experienced planning consultants, designers, builders, and lenders.




Contact the office to be placed on a waitlist.


Oct 20 2023


9:00 am - 1:00 pm


Holiday Inn & Suites - Bellingham Airport
Bellingham, WA