We have talked and written extensively on the subject of an accessory dwelling unit as a way to manage your retirement living. From traditional multigenerational living, letting caretakers live in the unit, using it for your music teacher’s or art studio to making it a home base while you travel and rent the main house out – the ADU is the most versatile housing solution. Read more of what we think about it here.
It is no surprise that AARP is an avid supporter of ADUs. After all, AARP’s mission is to empower people to choose how they live as they age. They have collected an impressive resource on the subject.
In case you are wondering, AARP stands for the American Association of Retired Persons.