Tiny House Communities + Friendly Places
Across North America
Explore the many tiny home or alternative housing communities, and tiny house friendly places that we have visited. There many approaches and models, all with varying degrees legality.
7 Insights into Tiny House Community Life
After visiting over 17 tiny house communities we have learned that there's much more to tiny living than minimalism. It's a total rethink of daily life and what it means to be a neighbor.
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Which Tiny House Community is Right for You?
As the tiny house movement gains momentum, states and cities are updating their codes to make it easier to build—and live in—tiny homes. As a result, entire communities of tiny homes are on the rise. There are now more than 50, by our count. Tiny home communities come in several different types.
By our count, there are now 50-plus tiny home communities from coast to coast, and that’s only the beginning. This breakdown of the types of communities, explored during our travels, out there will help you zero in on the right spot for you.
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what's in the works
Mega Tiny Home Communities Coming to Austin Area
Luxury Living or Value-Packed Community Experience?
The estimated cost of community living will begin at $725-1,100 for monthly lot rent, which is around the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment in Austin. Add on the purchase of your own Kasita or Sprout Tiny Home model. Are the expansive amenities and close proximity to downtown Austin worth the cost? For Kasita CEO Jeff Wilson, the answer is yes:
Experimental Baltimore Community
Now Accepting Applications
Cantori Cares is seeking tiny house dwellers to submit proposals to participate in an innovative Baltimore urban farm caretaker cottage project.
Tiny Home Community Variables:
Intended for moveable tiny houses, aka tiny house on wheels and/or tiny houses on foundation
Include professionally built and/or DIY built tiny homes
Rentals: tiny house or lot rentals (short or long term)
Created for those who've made a lifestyle choice.
Created for low-income housing, including full-time, part-time and/or transitional housing
Legal status— see our docu-series Living Tiny Legally to learn more