Build a backyard home.

Habitat’s backyard homes come with endless possibilities. If you have a backyard, you have a unique opportunity. The best way to get started is with a Project Assessment, and it’s now only $500 for a limited time.

Room for more family, rent for extra income, retire into your backyard

We are your all-in-one solution

With over 70 active projects, we’re building ADU’s at a price that can't be beat.

Our prices include everything

With models starting at $179K, all in.

You design, we’ll handle the rest

A detailed project proposal.

After we’ve discussed your unit preferences and visited your site, our team works diligently to assemble a timeline and maximum project price. To receive your project proposal, we ask for a $500 fee that is 100% refundable for any reason at any time.

What to expect after the fee is paid

1. Kick Off

You’ll get to meet some of the folks you’ll be working with to design your home. Our Design team acquires a detailed site plan of your lot, so we can effectively review your property together. We’ll also ask you some questions with respect to your ideal project, and set the timeline for the rest of the process.

2. Site Visit

One of our construction managers will come out to your site so they can quote out your project. They’re looking for notes on site prep, foundation, utility connections, and all other requisite site work (tree removal, demolition, etc.).

3.Design Session

The fun part! After the kick-off call you will receive our design review form. This is the first step in designing your new ADU! Our design team will work closely with you to finalize interior and exterior design selections along with all of the fixtures and finishes.


We will provide clear insight to your total project cost, including a line item budget and timeline. From there, we start with acquiring permits (or we issue the full refund, your choice).

Get your project proposal Special $500 off promo

5 reasons why signing up today is a great idea

  1. This special promo is only for a limited time.

  2. The $1,000  $500 fee is 100% refundable for any reason!

  3. Once the fee is paid, we will be able to schedule your site visit and get you pricing, site plans and timeline.

  4. Because of overwhelming demand, site visits are limited. So, the sooner you pay the fee, the sooner we can get out to your property.

  5. It’s quick and easy to pay via credit card with the link below.

Terms and Conditions

Property Owner

Name listed as “Customer” in Stripe Payment Page



This Letter of Intent (“LOI”) is an agreement between Property Owner and Natomas Labs, Inc. (“Habitat”) to enter into negotiations to develop an Accessory Dwelling Unit (“ADU”). This LOI is an initial agreement between the parties to begin developing a proposal for the sale and development of an ADU at the Property Address indicated above (the “Project”). This LOI is effective as of the date signed below (the “Effective Date”).



Property Owner represents and warrants that he or she is the owner of the property located at the Property Address. Property Owner gives Habitat and its representatives or consultants permission to enter the property to assess the feasibility of and create a proposal for the Project. Property Owner gives Habitat and its representatives or consultants permission to act on Property Owner’s behalf to (i) engage consultants for the evaluation and preparation of the Project and (ii) prepare documents and conduct inquiries related to permit applications required for the Project.


Payment and Deliverable 

Property Owner will pay a proposal preparation fee of $500 (the “Proposal Fee”) to Habitat concurrently with the execution of this LOI. After the evaluation and preparation period, Habitat will deliver (i) a customized site plan for the Project, (ii) a design session conducted with the Property Owner and (iii) a proposal to Property Owner with an estimated cost for the Project. This LOI is non-binding and continues until the parties enter into a Master Services Agreement or similar contract to proceed with the Project. Property Owner may cancel this LOI by written notice to Habitat before entering into the next agreement. If Property Owner proceeds with the Project, the Proposal Fee will be applied toward future Project fees. If Property Owner elects not to continue with Habitat, then Habitat will refund the Proposal Fee and there will be no further obligations.


Natomas Labs, Inc. d/b/a Habitat

1 Letterman Drive C3500

San Francisco, CA 94115


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