188 Search Results for "tiny home"

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Shipping containers used to build LA housing complex for the homeless

As of January 2020, the homeless population in Los Angeles increased to over 66,000 and still climbs higher. And with it, the demand for housing only grows, the faster the better. [1] So The People Concern, a homeless services agency, turned to shipping containers. They are cheap and quick to provide much-needed housing for people […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Take a tour inside the tiny house that sold for $1.8 million

The housing market was yet another sector of the economy that got hit hard during the COVID-19 pandemic. In March 2020 when the economy took a nosedive and unemployment skyrocketed, housing sales dropped by an average of seventy percent [1]. It appears, however, that as businesses, workplaces, restaurants, and stores have opened up, the housing […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor

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Take a look at this carbon-negative dream house that’s shipped directly to you in a box

With the rising rates of homelessness and housing costs in the United States, one startup is making beautifully-designed, energy-efficient homes more affordable for everyone. NODE, often referred to as the “IKEA of houses,” believes that access to affordable housing should be a fundamental right.1 They have set out to achieve ambitious objectives of building a […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Man Lives in a dumpster for $62/month to highlight housing crisis – take a look inside

The London housing crisis has reached unprecedented heights, with skyrocketing rent prices and an ever-growing demand for affordable living spaces. Amidst this backdrop, one individual has come up with a unique solution to the problem, living in a dumpster that he built himself for just $5,000.1 Let’s delve into the story of this 28-year-old artist […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Airbnb backlash: Travelers upset with chore lists that tell guests to mow the lawn, do the laundry, and take out the trash — on top of paying $125 cleaning fees

When holiday time comes, one does not usually consider having to clean up after themselves. Although, from time to time, you meet a host who expects a little more from their guests than usual. Many tourists are now speaking up about the list of chores they are given when they check in, on top of […]

Jade Small

Jade Small

Freelance Writer

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Man Builds Secret Condo in Mall And Lives There 4 Years Unnoticed

Do you love going to the mall? Probably not so much if you happen to work inside one! Well, imagine actually living in the mall itself! Well, there was a room known as the ‘accidental room’ inside of a shopping center, and this man decided to live inside it. Big Idea It was 1999 and […]

Jade Small

Jade Small

Freelance Writer

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This Brilliant Low-Income Housing is Made From Coffee

Ever seen a house made from coffee? Well, if you love coffee, you are going to love this! Can you think of anything better than a house made from coffee? Besides being the most consumed beverage in the world, coffee is now being used to build houses. Did you know that coffee generates large amounts […]

Jade Small

Jade Small

Freelance Writer

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I’m living in my car to beat the housing crisis — here’s how I blend in

After years of struggling to pay rent amidst the housing crisis, Nikita Crump threw in the towel and moved into her Honda Civic. She documented her journey online and garnered over a million followers on TikTok, where she shows her unique routine and gives advice to other people in her situation. Beating the Housing Crisis […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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There’s An Invisible Cabin In The Woods, And Now We Know How It Works

If you’re one for getting away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, then there’s a place you need to visit. Located just outside of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, ‘Arcana‘ or the Invisible Cabin is a must. It’s tiny at only 200 square feet, but what it lacks in size, it makes up for in features. […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer