As a result of living in one of the most competitive housing markets in the United States, Seattle home buyers often seek out properties with ADUs, or accessory dwelling units. Perhaps even more appealing are DADUs, or detached accessory dwelling units. These standalone units generate extra monthly income and can help offset mortgage costs. Here are some of the more intriguing ones we’ve seen on the market lately. Let us know if you’d like a private tour of any of these homes.


6316 21st Ave SW

This West Seattle home features an income-producing ADU and is priced under $500,000.


524 N 87th St

This Greenwood home features a modern, newly-constructed 2-bedroom DADU. Two homes on one lot.


2319 NE 86th St 

This Maple Leaf 3 bed features an ADU at just $575,000.



418 30th Ave S

This beautiful 1909 craftsman in Leschi features a separate guesthouse.


10539 Alton Ave NE

This 3-bedroom Meadowbrook home has a fully permitted ADU, deck, hot tub and rain garden.