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Dear People Who Live In Fancy Tiny Houses

Lauren Modery | Posted 07.16.2016 | HuffPost Home
Lauren Modery

C'mon, you can't tell me that you don't lie awake at night, your face four inches from the ceiling because the only place your bed fits is above the kitchen sink which also acts as your shower, and think, I've made a terrible mistake.

Small Houses With a Huge Sense of Style

J. Michael Welton | Posted 04.08.2015 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Small is better, it seems -- at least in Chapel Hill, N.C. Hitching her wagon to a national trend toward tiny homes, an architect there recently unveiled her designs for the Micropolis.

The Tiny House Movement

Michael Salguero | Posted 11.12.2014 | HuffPost Home
Michael Salguero

Shrinking square footage not only cuts down on chores -- it's a lifestyle change all about living with less and decreasing environmental impact over time.

This Tiny Home Could Make Your Happier (But There Is One Big Catch)

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 07.16.2014 | HuffPost Home

When faced with the stresses of living the typical busy life, it's nice to fantasize about getting away from it all. Perhaps an escape to the middle o...

This Tiny Home Could Bring Big Changes To City Living

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 05.27.2014 | HuffPost Home

As living in a city becomes the "new American Dream," the need for affordable housing becomes even more critical. There is, after all, only a finite a...

LOOK: This Tiny Home Fits Inside A Parking Space | Posted 05.04.2014 | HuffPost Home

Weave your way to the top covered-floor of a parking garage in Midtown Atlanta, shielded from heavy rain and direct sunlight, and you won't find cars...

WATCH: This Will Change Your Mind About Small Space Living

Posted 01.25.2014 | HuffPost Home

Extreme small space living tends to be a sacrifice, filled with trade-offs. A tiny house may not have a formal bedroom, but it also doesn't come with ...

This Family's Long Journey Will Bring Them Closer

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 01.20.2013 | HuffPost Home

Emotionally, spiritually and, yes, physically.

They Moved Their Family Of Four Into 168 Square Feet

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 10.28.2012 | HuffPost Home

To live completely mortgage-free, they built their own tiny home.

Extreme Downsizing: Could You Live In This Tiny Home?

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 10.22.2012 | Fifty

Is it just a popular misconception that retirees downsize to smaller homes? While some certainly do, recent research from the National Association of ...

LOOK: Micro-Sized Condos, Houses And A Cabin For Sale

Posted 10.19.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Do you like the idea of D.C.'s new micro-condos? D.C. Mud reported this week that The Wharf -- the $2 billion development planned for...

Could You Live In This Very Tiny Home?

HuffPost Home | Shana Ecker | Posted 10.01.2012 | HuffPost Home

Can you imagine living in a house that's less than 150 square feet?

PHOTOS: 11 Incredible Tiny Homes

Posted 09.28.2011 | Green

From The Daily Green: These exciting and comfortable designs from the new book "Small Eco Houses" show what's possible, and sustainable, in 1,500 s...

PHOTOS: The Latest Recession Trend - Ridiculously Small Houses

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

GRATON, Calif.:(By Terence Chea, AP) As Americans downsize in the aftermath of a colossal real estate bust, at least one tiny corner of the housing ma...

Call for Submissions for Open Source Documentary on "New" Pursuit of Happiness

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

Hopefully, by at least talking about consumption and happiness, it might get us thinking about just what it is we're looking for and what we need to be happy.

When Hackers Took My Video Viral

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

On tiny homes, happiness, Freud's nephew, the 'Story of Stuff,' and why massive change will only come about when people realize their lives are better for making a change.