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Fund your backyard Accessory Dwelling Unit dream!


Thanks to recent changes in the rules governing accessory dwelling units, now is a great time to consider building one on your property.

Potential benefits of adding an ADU:

  • Provides additional monthly rental income
  • Increases the value and saleability of your property
  • Provides additional living space for family members
  • Allows more accessibility for those with less mobility
  • Lets you delay selling and put off capital gains tax

Where do I start?

To make an informed decision, you need answers. Because we’re a full-service mortgage bank and a financial advisory firm, Opes Advisors is uniquely qualified to answer your questions:

  • Does building an ADU make financial sense for me?
  • How do I finance an ADU?

Get advice now
With more than 20 years of experience funding construction loans in the greater Palo Alto area, I can show you your financial options for achieving your ADU goals. Contact me today for a no-cost, no-obligation conversation.


To learn more about financing Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs), contact me today:

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Mountain View

Nikki James
Personal Finance Advisor & Mortgage Advisor
NMLS #293138
Office: 650.322.0303

Opes Advisors, A Division of Flagstar Bank, is neither a law firm nor a certified public accounting firm and does not provide legal or tax advice. Investment Services, including Planning are provided by an Opes Advisors Investment Advisory Representative.