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This is the Island Farm Retreat Cottage near Downtown Portland. It’s a small cottage with an open layout.

Would you ever consider designing and building a tiny or small house with a layout like this?

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Island Farm Retreat Cottage

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Image via Vail/Airbnb

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This is a video-based review of an Escape Traveler XL Tiny House on Wheels. It’s located at The Oasis at the Gold Spike in Las Vegas and they call it The Sugar Shack.

The tiny house is actually behind a bar and is available for rent as a hotel room. In the video below, you’ll get an honest review from a tiny house enthusiast who spent a couple of nights there.


The Escape Traveler XL Tiny House Experience in Las Vegas

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Images via YouTube/Roadship One

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This is a story in the LA Times on how temporary trailers are being planned for homeless people in a downtown city lot.

The city plans to build temporary shelter for the homeless on a city-owned lot at the corner of Arcadia and Alameda streets in downtown Los Angeles.1

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