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650 Sq. Ft. Bungalow with Land in Florida 15

650 Sq. Ft. Bungalow with Land in Florida

Here’s an adorable little home that proves “living tiny” isn’t a new concept. Built in the 1930s, this “cracker house” in Florida features two small bedrooms, a living room, kitchen, bathroom, and a cute fenced-in backyard. There’s even a covered porch for your rocking chairs and iced tea! The home has lots of potential, and the [...]

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Family’s 450 sq. ft. Garden Shed Home with a Pink Bathroom

This is a 450 sq. ft. garden shed that owner, Sofie and her husband decided to build so they can live in it while renovating their main house. It has a kitchenette, a beautiful indoor/outdoor bathroom with a lush outdoor pink bath, and bedroom pods that are currently home for this family of four. Check [...]

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Three-level Round House Built on a Narrow Lot

When their customers wanted more space on their narrow lot, it was really not a problem for Deltec Homes. This is a three-level house built on a narrow lot known as the Cresent Chalet. It was custom designed and built by Deltec Homes which specializes in customized prefabricated residential homes that ship anywhere out of [...]

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920-sq.-ft. Small Modern House

This is the Alpine 2.1, a small modern house by Den Outdoors. It is a 920-sq.-ft. design with 24-foot tall ceilings with two bedrooms and space to host guests. Don’t miss other interesting small homes like this, join our Free Small House Newsletter for more like this!  The Alpine 2.1 Modern Small House by Den [...]

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746-sq.-ft. Prefab Cottage by Deltec Homes

This is a 746-sq.-ft., 2-bedroom prefab home on stilts by Deltec Homes. I know it’s not very tiny, but we love featuring small homes too! It’s a one-story, 32-ft. diameter energy-efficient compact home that’s available as a shell or turnkey. The shell starts at $75,000-$118,000 depending on your options while the turnkey begins from $290,000-$450,000. [...]

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Shobac Farm Gate House

Shobac Farm Gate House Designed by Architect MacKay-Lyons

You know what they say about location, location, location. This modern vacation cottage designed by the famous Canadian architect, Brian MacKay-Lyons, has an idyllic seaside setting in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia with sheep and horses grazing in the nearby pastures. It both blends in and stands out among the weathered buildings nearby. The two-floor cabin has [...]

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Two Tiny Homes in One with this Duplex Cabin

While you’ll be hard-pressed to find many municipalities allowing foundation homes under 400 square feet, more and more communities are accepting in-law apartments and ADUs that allow members of the same family to live on the same property. These duplex plans could be a great way to give in-laws or kids their own space while [...]

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Quirky East Side Beehive Tiny House in Austin, Texas

This is the East Side Beehive tiny house in Austin, Texas. It’s a quirky backyard cottage with an open floor plan in Central East Austin. What do you think? Don’t miss other awesome tiny homes like this, join our Free Tiny House Newsletter for more!  East Side Beehive Tiny House in Austin The ceiling is [...]

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Eclipse Cottages Available at this South Carolina Tiny House Village! 12

399-sq.-ft. SIP-Built Cottages for these Tiny House Villages

Today we’re excited to introduce the beautiful Eclipse Cottages, built with low-maintenance SIP panels and including rainwater catch base filtration systems, greywater reuse systems, and other amazing sustainable options! They come with a few layout options and plenty of customization color/finish-wise. Right now, these cottages are only available to be placed in one of Eclipse’s [...]

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749 sq. ft. Arizona Small Home on 3.5 Acres for Sale 15

749 sq. ft. Arkansas Small Home on 3.5 Acres for Sale

While it might be almost twice the size of many THOWs, this little foundation home is still quite compact compared to the McMansions all over the U.S. And it comes with 3.5 acres of land! Perfect for starting a little homestead — or just enjoying privacy. The house is on sale for $150,000 and sits [...]

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Knowe Lodge Off-Grid Scottish Vacation Cabin

Off-Grid ‘Knowe Lodge’ Cabin in Scotland

If you ever get a chance to go to Scotland, you most definitely should take it — and you could even stay in this lovely little off-grid cottage perched high on a hill with breathtaking views. The one-bedroom cottage has a dine-in kitchen and cozy living room with floor-to-ceiling windows that let you take in [...]

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Neu Community Developing Prefabricated Modern Homes

This is the story of Neu Community, an up-and-coming prefabricated housing development in the Austin, Texas area. With thousands moving to the area and the Tesla giga-factory as an example hiring 20,000 people, communities like this are desperately needed in this area not to mention other areas with housing shortages and affordability issues too. What [...]

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14’x 36’ Shed to house conversion

14’x 36’ Shed to House Conversion in North Carolina

This beautiful one-bedroom, one-bath tiny house has been fully inspected and passed all regulations to exist as a backyard addition in North Carolina, but it’s ready for a new home! It features a spacious great room with a dining, kitchen, and closed-off bathroom. There’s a separate ground-floor living room that’s absolutely lovely, and just wait [...]

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20 x 24 sq ft storage building turned tiny home for $50K 13

20×24 sq ft Storage Building Turned Tiny Home for $50K

Nan got in touch with us to show off her awesome 20×24 storage building that she was able to transform into a tiny house rental with the help of a family friend “jack of all trades.” She said the majority of the $50K spent on the conversion went to installing a new water system and [...]

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He Took This Abandoned Cottage and Made it A Gorgeous Modern House

He Rebuilt This Abandoned Tiny Cottage 

UPDATE: There were a lot of concerns and questions regarding George’s renovation of this 1700s-era 400 sq. ft. home. Well, he just published a new video detailing exactly how much the renovation cost and answering your burning questions. Scroll below to watch it! ORIGINAL POST: I absolutely love when people take something old and more [...]

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Cedrus Cottage SMALL HOME Plans: 945 Sq. Ft.

Here’s another new small home design by Small House Catalog called “Cedrus.” It gives you about twice the living space of even your largest tiny home, but keeps everything on one floor for accessibility. There are two bedrooms — one larger, one smaller — with two adjacent bathrooms. The other half of the L-shaped home [...]

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Faltvy 684 Sq. Ft. Small House Plans 9

Faltvy 684 Sq. Ft. Small House Plans

If under-400-square-feet is just too tiny for you, how about going a bit bigger with something like the latest Faltvy small home plans. These PDF plans show an awesome two-bedroom, two-bathroom home that also includes a multi-purpose loft space. The middle of the home layout is dedicated to a kitchen a living room overlooking the [...]

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One Floor Atlas Cottage Homes Juno Model FOR SALE

This is a great option for a one-floor cottage that comes in at just under 500 square feet. The Juno Model, by Atlas Cottage Homes, is constructed in-factory to Florida building codes and then delivered and secured on a foundation on-site. It features a spacious living room with adjacent kitchen, a full bathroom, space for [...]

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400sf Atelier Lumi Miami Loft Tiny House via Carlos Airbnb 001

400-sq.-ft., ‘Atelier Lumi’ Miami Loft

This is a 400-sq.-ft., Japanese-inspired Miami loft known as Atelier Lumi. It’s a backyard tiny home designed by architect Emma Pereira of Emmanuelle Design, and it’s available to book on Airbnb. What an awesome and rather spacious tiny house this is! Check it out below! Don’t miss other super-interesting and inspiring tiny homes like this, [...]

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Commercial Gym with a Stealth Tiny Home and Backyard

The Ruthardt family has done so much over the past decade! They built a mortgage-free tiny house/homestead, sold it, jumped into van life and traveled the country, then purchased this gym space in Oklahoma and transformed in into a living and working space. They are off on yet another adventure and selling their home and [...]

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‘Couplespod’ Cabin in South Africa

From the outside, this “couplespod” might seem a bit futuristic or even plain, but inside it’s a gorgeous modern hideaway with breathtaking mountain and water views. It’s set up with a full bathroom and kitchen, and the bedroom looks out of a large picture window at the lake. Need to relax? Head out the back [...]

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The Barn at Edenwood: Romantic Little Cabin with a Hot Tub Loft

This is The Barn at Edenwood. It’s a beautiful tiny cabin on a foundation with a hot tub in the loft and sleeping arrangements on the main level along with spectacular forest views. Scott and Ashley of The Hive Drive Bus take us on a wonderful photo tour of the little cabin in Hendersonville, North [...]

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Airstream to 800 Sq. Ft. 1953 Bungalow Life

Melanie and her husband have been living tiny now for nearly a decade! First they decided to renovate an Aistream, which they happily lived in for four years before deciding they were ready for sticks and bricks. That’s when they found this adorable 1953 bungalow and turned the 800 square foot space into their home [...]

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The Kingdom A-frame Cabin in Burke Vermont via Alexis-Airbnb 001

The Kingdom A-frame Cabin in Burke, Vermont

This is The Kingdom A-frame cabin in Burke, Vermont. It was built in 1968, features a full kitchen, 3-rooms, and 1.5 baths. The getaway cabin is near Kingdom Trails, Lake Willoughby, and Burke Mountain. What do you think? Don’t miss other interesting A-frames and cabins like this, join our Free Tiny House Newsletter for more [...]

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