Oct 27, 2010

Maui: Permit Activity: Accessory Dwellings vs Single-Family

Data compiled from Maui County website.

Summary of Findings:
ADU's are a well used option on Maui and provide a cost effective alternative (SFD costs $250,000 vs $63,000 for ADU), to increasing the supply of housing.

Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU's)
  16% of New Residences are ADU's
  $63,000 Average Cost

New Single-Family Dwelling
  $250,000 Average Cost

Raw Data used in above analysis, compiled from Maui website.