The $125,000 granny pod for grandma's future residence in your back yard. This business could be booming because of the cost of senior living facilities, and grandma's desire to live independently while still having some help. The living space is the size of a large master bedroom, with kitchen and full bathroom.
Though some critics see granny pods as little more than storage containers for the elderly, over time these increasingly sophisticated medical cottages have become viewed as viable alternatives to expensive long-term care facilities, one that keeps aging seniors close to families while offering supervision and care when needed, along with the independence seniors desire. The prototype “granny pod” units cost up to $125,000 installed, have standard safety features like hand railings,