Everyone loves to find great deals, whether these deals are on smaller items or big-ticket items like a home. This is exactly why a lot of people wonder what the cost to build a duplex would be. Many developers are tempted by the intrinsic value of getting two homes for the price of one.
It does cost slightly more to build a duplex than a single freestanding home, but it’s cheaper than building two single freestanding homes. Both units are on a single package of land and they bring the potential to create $150,000+ instant equity in less than 12 months. So why build a duplex, how much does it cost to build a duplex and how do you go about it? We’ll outline the answers below!