Wednesday, September 29, 2021 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM PDT
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Kelly deWolfe, Impact Associate, Affordable Housing 
United Way Monterey County 

Media Contact: Deniz Firat, Deniz.Firat@UnitedWayMCCA.org

2021 ADU Conference 


UWMC and MBEP will co-host a countywide ADU Conference on Wednesday, September 29th. Homeowners, builders, finance partners, and affordable housing advocates will convene for a virtual event to promote infill housing in Monterey County and to equip homeowners with the tools they need to pursue a financially feasible and affordable ADU project.

The conference will cover the following topics:

-  ADU Policy : The CA Dept. of Housing and Community Development will present on State ADU policy. MBEP and UWMC will present their policy paper, a guide to assist homeowners and city staff in navigating ADU State law, and provide ideas and insights gleaned from local experts

-  Prefabricated ADUs: What are the benefits? Local prefab vendors will provide locally available products, how-to instruction and tips, and present a cost comparison and sample budget to show how you can save on your ADU project

-   ADU Financing: Presentation from regional experts on ADU financing about available products and best practices


CA Dept of Housing and Community Development - Greg Nickless
United Way Monterey County and Monterey Bay Economic Partnership - Kelly deWolfe and Ashley Gauer


Habitat for Humanity – Satish Rishi, Executive Director
Silicon Valley Housing Trust – Fathia Macauley
Umpqua Bank – Hillary Seiler
Central Coast Credit Union – Larry Hartman

Pre-Fab Builders

R3 – Eric Johnson, Executive Director
CA Modulars – Josef Elimlich
Prefab ADU -  Steve Vallejos

Event Contributors and Co-Sponsors: 
City of Pacific Grove, City of Gonzales,  City of Seaside,  AIA Monterey Bay

This event is sponsored by the City of Pacific Grove and City of Salinas.