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The Craftsman
The Perfect
Retirement Option
Build prices starting at $225,000
or $1,338 per month*
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Redefining Retirement Living

With build prices starting at $225,000, The Craftsman by Petite Homes is the perfect option for downsizing into retirement.

Petite Homes currently services the Province of Ontario.
ADU eligibility is dependent on your local ADU bylaws. Please get in touch with us to find out if your property qualifies for an ADU build.

Meet The Craftsman

The one that started it all, The Craftsman is designed in classic 1920’s style with an intimate comfort and an extremely efficient layout

With charming styling and an open-concept kitchen and living room with skylights and high vaulted ceilings, The Craftsman feels exceptionally roomy while still being packed with comfort. We also have a licensed interior designer that can work with you to make your Craftsman feel…well, just like home.


  • 1 bed + 1 bath
  • 573 sqft (520 sqft Interior)
  • 257 sqft finished attic
  • 28′ L x 19′ W x 18’8” H

Open-concept kitchen, bedroom and bath with vaulted ceilings and an outdoor patio – all with modern finishes.


  • 1 bed + 1 bath
  • 573 sqft (520 sqft Interior)
  • 257 sqft finished attic storage
  • 28’ L x 19’ W x 18’8” H

Open-concept kitchen, bedroom and bath with vaulted ceilings and an outdoor patio – all with modern finishes.

The Craftsman Floorplan

Appliances not included.

Bigger on the inside

The Craftsman is designed with vaulted ceilings, skylights, and an open concept floorplan making it feel much, much larger than you'd think.​

Designed around you

Our licensed interior designer will work with you to customize the details of your Craftsman model so that it feels...well, just like home.

Financing Available

You may be able to use the equity in your current home to finance your Petite Homes build. We can connect you with our financing partner to help you determine if financing is right for you.  Fill out our quick form and our financing partner will be in touch to discuss options that may be available to you.


* Advertised monthly rates are based on a 5-year fixed rate term at 6%, amortized over 30 years. As always, it’s important to assess each property independently with your mortgage agent as some elements are variable, i.e. property taxes. Mortgage rates and terms are subject to lender’s criteria for residential properties. All mortgages are subject to certain credit criteria, the property meeting lender residential property standards and maximum permitted loan amounts.

Tour The Craftsman

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Take a Video Tour of The Craftsman

See how large tiny living can feel in The Craftsman. The skylights let natural light flood the living space, and the high, vaulted ceilings mean you’ll never feel cramped.  We’ve paid attention to every detail to make sure The Craftsman feels luxuriously roomy.

Tour The Craftsman 360

Explore every room and see the care that we’ve put into making The Craftsman the perfect tiny home. 

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Earn rental income in your backyard.

Aerial render of The Craftsman placed as a laneway home.

Maximize your income.

Adding an Additional Dwelling Unit to your existing property is a great way to generate additional revenue. The Craftsman has been designed to fit within the requirements of many Canadian municipalities and we’re currently taking orders for the regions of Windsor and London, Ontario.

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Get Started

The first step is finding out if your property qualifies for a Petite Homes build. With some quick info from you, our team will call you to set up a no-obligation call to answer any questions you might have, after which we’ll check your property to determine your eligibility for a Petite Homes build.