Sell 30 feet of yard space.
Get 6-figures of tax-free cash.
We make selling part of your backyard fast & stress-free.
Easy as 1-2-3
Start your offer in seconds
See your preliminary offer in just a few easy steps.
Do a video walkthrough
Show us your yard so we can make our best offer.
Close and get cash fast
Get $5,000 at signing, and the rest at closing.
You’re in control of your home equity
What happens to my land & property value?
You come out way ahead. Guaranteed.
We make it easy to convert yard space into financial freedom.
And you don’t need to give up your whole yard. In fact, we make sure you still have a backyard to enjoy with family & friends.
Frequently asked questions
A new single-family home (or duplex) will be built.
Following the lot split, we generally expect the value of your existing property will decrease 5% to 10%. As part of the Yardsworth process, an independent appraisal is conducted to determine your home’s new value. Learn more here.
Because it wasn’t possible until now. Senate Bill 9 (SB9) – also known as the California H.O.M.E. Act – was signed into state law in 2022, giving homeowners the ability to split off and sell backyard land (in order to create much-needed housing). Here is a great overview from the California Senate.
Yes. It can take up to 18 months and $150,000+ to get an ADU built in your backyard. ADUs typically require taking out additional financing on your home. This means even if you get $2,000 per month in rent, you’re only walking away with $1,000 in (taxable) income after paying off your loan, maintenance & management costs, etc. With Yardsworth, you can get up to 15 years of rent in 1 lump sum (tax-free) payment without any of the hassle. Best of all, you’d be giving up about the same amount of land.
Yes. In fact, we discourage you from taking out additional debt on your home, particularly in this sky-high interest rate environment. Yardsworth is a debt-free alternative to HELOC / home equity loans. Instead of adding to your monthly debt burden, Yardsworth offers a 6-figure lump sum to buy a portion of your underused backyard.