The Pandemic Inspired Couple to Pursue Tiny House Living

The pandemic inspired couple, Maggie and Hawken, to pursue tiny house living. For years, they’d dreamed about building a tiny home, but it wasn’t until 2020 that they decided it was the perfect time to go all in a major lifestyle change. This included moving from Nebraska to Colorado to achieve greater nature access in…

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Woman’s $38k DIY Tiny House in Private Farm Parking Spot

From Shell to Custom Cozy Home in 1-Year! Meet Kristie, a college instructor with a love for sustainability. She built a $38k DIY tiny house with no building experience in just 1-year, after receiving a shell from Rocky Mountain Tiny Houses. And, of course, she customized it to fit her needs, including many considerations for…

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Permitted Expanding Tiny Home for Solo Mom

Meet solo mom Reggie who went tiny to help create a smooth transition out of divorce for herself and her teenage daughter while becoming a homeowner. Her expanding tiny home is a custom design built by Mint Tiny Homes. Impressively, this 36-foot long farmhouse-inspired tiny house features two bump-outs—one in the living room and one…

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Retired Couple’s 20′ Tiny Home for Sale

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Happy Pride Month 2021! We’re delighted to share Peggy and Colleen’s story from Tiny Tranquility on the Oregon coast. They love downsized living in a community setting, where they want to age in place. Their 20′ tiny home is for sale, but not because they don’t enjoy the lifestyle. However, they’ve realized that a 24-foot…

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Woman Designs Dream Gooseneck Tiny Home

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From living at home to college dorms and shared housing, Nicole’s only private living space has been a bedroom. That is until a couple of years ago when she decided to build her dream tiny home. Nicole carefully planned her design by drawing layout after layout late at night. Fortunately, she’s always had a knack…

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Tiny House Parking Comparison: Village VS Backyard

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Tiny house parking is hugely important. The good news is the number of options is growing all the time. Check out our in-depth guide to learn about the available types of parking. But what type of tiny house parking spot is best for you? Backyard parking and tiny home communities differ in many ways, especially…

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Nomadic Tiny House Boondocking Experiences

Enjoy a throwback Thursday look at our past nomadic tiny house boondocking experiences across the west. For four and half years, our traveling tiny home zig-zagged across the United States as we explored our vast, beautiful country and the nationwide tiny house movement. We found that parking opportunities expand dramatically when you can easily pick…

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The MOST Common Tiny House Parking Spot

Backyard Tiny House Parking Creates Informal Cohousing Community Revisiting Today’s Tiny House Parking Spot, Episode 6 In this episode, we parked in my sister Nicole’s backyard in northern Utah. It’s a wonderful way to visit family, striking a perfect balance—enjoying our private space and fun time together, as we choose. During our stay, we had…

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