In the last couple years, tiny houses have been gaining considerable recognition. Not only are they more affordable than traditional housing, but they also follow the utilitarian trends that are occurring today. However, tiny houses are not the right choice for every eco conscious home buyer out there.
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First off, what is a tiny house? These homes are usually built on some sort of trailer or on a small plot of land. They can range anywhere from 90 to 200 square feet and include a bedroom loft/ loft area, bathroom, dining, and kitchen area. As the name suggests, these houses are small. They are minimalistic in design and take full advantage of all the space available.
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So what type of people live in these houses? Most people who decide to embark on the tiny house journey are those who want to live “off the grid” or are very environmentally aware. Many of these people are in a younger age demographic, idealistic, and have a more communal style of life. That being said, tiny houses are not ideal for a family or for those who are a big fans of open floor plans. Tiny houses are great for those who are content in smaller spaces or for the avid traveler. To learn more about tiny houses, click here!