Renting or purchasing your very own ECHO Cottage is easy. Our models are classified as modular housing, making financing an option for those who qualify. Take a peek at one of the many options, and see which one works best for you.


Purchase, only, and installed by a local contractor, of your choice, with guidance of an ECHO Cottage representative. $64,999 plus delivery and Installation
Purchase and installed by ECHO Cottages, depending on location Price varies according to location. $75,000, including $10,000 allowance for installation and delivery.
Month-to-month rental program including installation and restoration (available to select areas in New England) $1,300 per month. Installation and restoration varies according to site: $10,000 – $12,000.

So how does ECHO Cottages stack up against the cost of assisted living or on-site senior care? Here’s why ECHO Cottages comes out on top, in terms of senior care in NY State.

Median Price Comparison for Senior Care in NY State

(Prices reflect the Dutchess County region)

Yearly Monthly Weekly Daily
Purchased ECHO Cottage* $6,168 $514 $119 $17
Purchased ECHO Cottage** $14,724 $1,227 $283 $40
Adult Day Health Care $23,360 $1,945 $486 $64
Private Assisted Living $50,400 $4,200 $1,050 $150
Semi-private room at nursing home $118,800 $9,900 $2,300 $330
Private room at nursing home $123,600 $10,300 $2,400 $340

* 15 year home equity loan of $65,000 at 5%

** 5 year home equity loan of $65,000 at 5%


Standard Installation Includes:

  • Delivery, removal and storage of hitch for reuse later
  • Level up in place on 6 to 8 piers to stabilize
  • Anchor to the ground in 6 spots using screw type minuteman anchor
  • Trench and install water line, insulate above grade to prevent freezing
  • Trench and install septic/sewer line to house or septic tank
  • Trench and install electric line for 100 amp electric circuit
  • Install wire for cable TV, telephone and security/monitoring system
  • Install skirting to hide under carriage
  • Install stairs and porch or optional ramp or lift