Benefits of an Accessory Dwelling Unit

Accessory dwelling unit or ADU's are becoming increasingly popular with the current housing market. Here are just a few of the benefits of ADU ownership. (You might have heard them called mother-in-laws or backyard cottages)

Low-Cost Housing

An ADU can be an ideal solution to housing for a everyone from your recent graduate to your elderly loved ones. They can maintain their independence while staying close enough to feel at home. If you have caretaker or nursing needs at home, a live-in nurse or caretaker is also a wonderful tenant for an ADU.

Passive Income

Passive income is money you earn from a source that doesn’t take a lot of time and effort from you to earn. It can boost your retirement savings, help you retire early, or simply help you reach your wealth-building goals faster. Owning rental properties Rental properties can be a great source of passive income once you get a rental up and running. Depending on your market, prices make make immediate cash flow impossible when buying a rental home. With an ADU, you can immediately own a rental income property giving you positive cash flow every month.


Our ADU's are low impact, energy efficient, and use less resources. Their smaller size and eco-design means they require less energy to heat and cool, keeping utility costs low and reducing carbon emissions.


Adding one of our ADUs to your property is much less of an eyesore and keeps the unique look and feel of your neighborhood than the current trend of demolition of historic homes, and constructing a big, blocky complex of apartments or town homes. You can maintain the character and aesthetic of your neighborhood by constructing one of our ADU's that blends with your neighborhood’s architecture and style.

Find the right ADU for your needs

See our line of ADU models, here. Or, fill out our contact form, and we'll send you over a free property eligibility report, letting you know which models fit on your property and how we can get started.