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Mar 25
This site is getting a new name. And that’s not all!

Change is on the horizon! This site is getting a new name and new features.

Aug 27
Fireside Chat with The Tiny Life

Check out this video of my chat with Ryan of the Tiny Life, discussing all things Tiny House Living & Tiny House Communities! This is an informal sitdown chat where we hold a casual conversation touching on various aspects of the tiny house movement. I hope you find it useful.

Aug 28
Featured Tiny Home Community: Tiny House Block

Tiny House Block is the first legal tiny house on wheels community in San Diego County, California. Back at the beginning of March, we were fortunate to visit before the shelter in place orders came down after meeting Jon and Melissa Block at TinyFest California. They kindly invited us to their mountain town tiny house village. https://youtu.be/C9NjfDJugkw […]

Jul 14
Featured Tiny House Community: A Permaculture Farm

Have ever dreamed of living in harmony with nature in a supportive community setting? That’s just what Wildwoods Community Farm has set out to create in central North Carolina. It’s a permaculture tiny house village, home to several DIY homes and volunteer accommodations. Neighbors include free-range chickens and ducks, as well as the passionate farm manager, […]

Apr 27
Featured Tiny House Community: A Family’s Backyard Village

If you have ever perused Pinterest for tiny house inspiration, you have definitely seen the famous Tiny Tack House. Chris and Malissa Tack built it eight years ago, before “tiny house” was a well-known term. Back then, very few DIY resources were available. So Malissa decided to design their house herself. She is a highly skilled 3D artist and always up for a good challenge.

Apr 27
Top 3 Tiny House Communities for Horse Lovers

If you have ever perused Pinterest for tiny house inspiration, you have definitely seen the famous Tiny Tack House. Chris and Malissa Tack built it eight years ago, before “tiny house” was a well-known term. Back then, very few DIY resources were available. So Malissa decided to design their house herself. She is a highly skilled 3D artist and always up for a good challenge.

Apr 19
Living Tiny in Community Audio Lecture

Living Tiny in Community Lecture Listen to find tiny house parking, with a focus on Tiny House Communities. Learn the different types of available communities, the pros & cons of each type, resources for finding or starting a community, and tools for working together. I regularly visit tiny house festivals as a speaker (before COVID-19). […]

Feb 10
Top 3 Tiny House Communities Near Ski Resorts

(plus 7 honorable mentions) As a new snowboarder myself, I am thrilled to share several tiny house communities within a short drive to ski resorts across the country. Most definitely, these are a dream come true for many in search of a place to call home.

Feb 06
Tiny House for Sale: $39,000

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to SearchTinyHouseVillages.com! Custom-built tiny home by a career and technology center in KY in 2018. The home is 24 ft long with a 2 ft bump out on both ends, a queen DOWNSTAIRS murphy bed which doubles as a sofa, loft, 11' tall shower with rain shower head, custom hardwood drawers and cabinets througout. Huge closet (or optional reading nook). A lot of thought went into creating usable storage for this house. It is a truly livable tiny house.

Oct 22
Top 6 Tiny House Communities in Urban Areas

(Plus 8 honorable mentions) Not everyone can be a digital nomad. That’s why proximity to jobs is still necessary for many tiny home dwellers. And for those who thrive in fast-paced environments, country living is not their cup of tea. If you can relate, then you’ll be thrilled to learn of tiny house villages in urban areas. These typically boast of walkability to nearby amenities and short commutes. This is only the beginning. As a growing number of cities update their outdated zoning laws, expect to see numerous new tiny home…