When you started, did you know how to build a tiny house? Anyone who has “been there, done that” knows starting can be a daunting task but it doesn’t have to be! From finding a plan, to building, to living, […]
Hey everyone, Stephanie here! I now have the new mapping system up and running!
Our whole site is about to have an overhaul. Over the next few days you will notice HUGE changes on the site (mostly visual!) and […]
Tiny House Community is getting a makeover! Expect changes over the next few weeks and great additions to help you get what you need for your tiny house!
Last December, Elaine announced she was moving on from the […]
We are working on converting the map to a new plugin so that users like yourself can upload new locations. Unfortunately, the data for each map is slightly different and is taking longer than anticipated. Apologies for the inconvenience this may have caused. I will announce when I have it converted. However, in the mean time I will see about getting the old map back up and running. 🙂
Edit: I have reactivated the map on that page you linked. Please let me know if you have any other questions.
In just a few days, you won’t need a form to add your information! We are underway in implementing a new map system, so please bear with us while we work. 🙂 I will be posting a new update on the site to ensure everyone knows when it is up. Thanks for you interest in THC!
Stephanie wrote a new post, Transition to tiny house life poses big challenges for Nebraska family, on the site Tiny House Community 1 year, 11 months ago
For the six-member Mike family, living in their pair of tiny houses felt just right. But everything else that comes along with owning a tiny house — construction costs and the bureaucracy of finding land — was […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, Annapolis woman pushes to make tiny houses legal in Anne Arundel County, MD, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years ago
Liza Roe has big dreams about living tiny. The Annapolis woman wants to ditch her things and buy a tiny home. She said a simpler life, with fewer possessions and a smaller environmental footprint is […]
Coconino County Community Development is hosting an open house on the draft permitting process for tiny houses on Tuesday, Oct. 18. The event is open to the public to learn about the draft policy and to provide […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, San Jose waives state building codes for tiny houses for the homeless, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 2 months ago
A newly signed law will allow San Jose to become the first California city to create tiny homes for the homeless by bypassing the state’s confining building codes.
City housing officials and advocates for the h […]
As Ventura County, California struggles with high home prices, expensive rentals and little room to build, some advocates are proposing a solution: tiny homes that fit living essentials into less than 400 […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, 09/20 Aiken, SC now allows tiny houses on wheels on their own land, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 2 months ago
Aiken County Council passed on third and final reading Tuesday night an ordinance involving tiny homes, which conditionally allows those not built on site in certain County zoning districts.
The small dwellings, […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, As tiny homes take root, where do you park them in Alaska?, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 3 months ago
There might be a small solution to the capital city’s housing problem but it’s not without its roadblocks.
A Juneau company is building its first tiny house on wheels to sell commercially and it intends to […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, Pima County, AZ adopts tiny-house-friendly zoning & building codes, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 6 months ago
Definition: A tiny house is a single family dwelling of maximum 400 square feet
Zoning Code Requirements
Tiny houses built on permanent foundations are permitted in any zones allowing detached single family […]
The diminutive “tiny house” has now firmly entered the mainstream consciousness in the United States as the minuscule residences, evoking rustic cottages or sleek modern designs, provide something of a boh […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, With laws changing, tiny homes may have a big effect on housing, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 8 months ago
At UC Berkeley, 25 really smart students are building a house for $25,000. It’s a tiny budget, for a tiny house.
The tiny house is called THIMBY, or Tiny House in my Backyard. Imagine a cabin mounted on a t […]
Skagway [Alaska] Borough assembly members passed the first reading of an ordinance that permits tiny house trailers as recreational vehicles where RVs are currently allowed.
The ordinance was recommended by the […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, State of California Issues Information Bulletin on Tiny Homes, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 10 months ago
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
DIVISION OF CODES AND STANDARDS
2020 W. EI Camino Avenue, Suite 200, Sacramento, CA 95833
P.O. Box 1407, Sacramento, CA 95812-1407
(916) 445-9471/ FAX (916) […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, Tiny homes could help solve San Francisco’s housing crisis, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 10 months ago
Chelsea Rustrum can picture her future tiny house village like she’s looking at a postcard.
Located within commuting distance of San Francisco, it has 10 to 20 homes on wheels nestled in the grass. They circle […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, Tiny houses on wheels now legal as backyard cottages in Fresno, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 11 months ago
Tiny houses are getting a big break from the city of Fresno. Now, other communities across the country are interested.
The pint-sized houses on wheels – complete with kitchen, living room and loft – are now con […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, 01/10 Zoning changes allow tiny homes in Breckenridge, TX, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 11 months ago
Breckenridge will soon join the ranks of those communities with “tiny houses” after city commissioners voted to make requested changes to the city’s zoning ordinances to allow seven tiny homes in Bre […]
Students return to school this week, but one high school student continues her studies, year-round, and she simply steps into her kitchen or into her backyard when class starts, to build her tiny house. Meet […]
Stephanie wrote a new post, 01/04 It’s A New Year – Are You Ready to Make it Your Best?, on the site Tiny House Community 2 years, 11 months ago
The new year is a chance for fresh beginnings and an opportunity to look at where you were last year and where you want to go. This can be an exciting time, but it can also be overwhelming. One of the challenges I […]
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