This tiny house in Vaughan is for sale for a whopping $11 million – blogTO

The Ontario real estate market feels like a bad joke on a good day but when a property like 1070 Nashville Road comes up, it feels like that joke went a bit too far. 

Listed for $11,280,000 is this two-bedroom, one-bathroom bungalow with a two car garage. 

Now it’s safe to assume that the home itself isn’t worth $11 million because there aren’t even shots of the interior of the house. 

However, the listing does mention a relatively new geothermal furnace and roof, so there’s a chance it’s livable. It also apparently has a “galley kitchen and granite counters” but again none of that is even remotely worth its obscene price tag. 

As the …….

Raleigh City Council approves the use of tiny homes – WTVD-TV

RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) — In a unanimous vote, the Raleigh city council approved the use of tiny homes in city limits.

“This is a major step forward, and I would be happy to second your motion council member (Jonathan) Melton,” said Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin.

Baldwin is a leader in pushing for this project for several years to help with affordable housing in the area.

Dexter Tillett is co-owner of Tiny Homes Raleigh

“For me, the reason why I started this company is to make an impact in Raleigh with affordable housing,” Tillett said.

Up until now, Tiny Homes Raleigh has primarily been only building accessory dwelling units (ADUs), which are placed in the back of an already exist…….

Atoy Customs builds a tiny house on a trailer – Auto News – AutoIndustriya.com

Businesses, regardless of industry, were greatly affected by the pandemic. While a lot were forced to close shop, others were fortunate enough to endure. But to survive, adaptation and evolution must be paramount. Atoy Llave of Atoy Customs has long been a staple in the automotive industry. As he and his brand continue to imagine and create, Atoy’s newest build was heavily influenced by the countless hours of video binging it brought about.

What you see here is the first-ever Filipino-built Tiny House Trailer, and it’s the brainchild of Atoy Customs.

Using an old race car trailer, Llave wanted to create a tiny house made for and by Filipinos. The result i…….

Austin and Texas gain big recognition as top markets for tiny homes – CultureMap Austin

Tiny homes keep popping up across Texas. In the Austin area, for instance, several tiny home communities are already open or are in the works. And in downtown Lake Dallas, about a dozen families have settled into a tiny home village billed as the first center-of-the-city development of its kind. 

A new ranking indicates the Austin area and Lake Dallas are onto something. IPX1031, a financial services provider for real estate investors, puts Texas at No. 2 on its list of the best states for tiny homes.

“Sure, everything might be bigger in Texas, but that doesn’t mean your home has to be,” IPX1031 says. “With an average tiny home cost of $48…….

GINGERBREAD HOMESTEAD: Johnston middle schoolers design tasty tale-inspired tiny houses – Johnston Sun Rise

By RORY SCHULER

Nicholas A. Ferri Middle School Librarian Ashley Wheaton and her students built a giant faux gingerbread house out of empty computer boxes salvaged from the school’s new laptops.

“It was part of my maker space recycling activity and was all about the engineering process,” Wheaton said. “It also is a great prop for my gingerbread house contest that is coming up next Wednesday and Thursday.”

Ferri students have been asked to build a storybook inspired gingerbread house, using homemade gingerbread, store-bought gingerbread, foam or cardboard for the base. Students can use any kind of materials to decorate the house.

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Raleigh considers legalizing tiny houses – Spectrum News

WAKE COUNTY, N.C. — A tiny house owner and advocate said Raleigh’s proposed tiny house ordinance is a good start but leaves a lot of unanswered questions.

What You Need To Know
Raleigh City Council is considering an ordinance that would legalize tiny houses, defined as 600 square feet or less
A new tiny house can be had for $60,000 or less, depending on its features
One tiny house owner said he had to move out of the city limits because he couldn’t bring the home into the city

When Peter Chachaj and his wife moved to Raleigh from New Jersey in 2008, they bought a 1,500 square-foot home inside the city limits. After 10 years of mortgages and maintenance costs, the couple decid…….

From Airbnb to tiny homes on trailers: Short-term accommodation booming in regional SA – ABC News

It was the skyrocketing demand for short-term accommodation that first prompted Amanda and Tim Hogg to list their family home on Airbnb and move into a caravan.

Key points:

Eyre Peninsula accommodation booking businesses are experiencing record numbers of holiday-makersLocal realtors have seen a rise in clients turning their rental properties into short-term staysHome owners are choosing to list their properties for rent in peak visitor seasons

Now, the boom in regional tourism during the COVID-19 pandemic has helped them take their business even furthe…….

Students build tiny homes for foster children aging out of the system – 9News.com KUSA

Some children aging out of the foster care system face a hard reality that they’ve got no home; this program aims to change that with the help of their peers.

THORNTON, Colo. — One school project in the Adams 12 district seems so big, but it’s actually small – they’re building tiny homes for students in need. 

A non-profit partnered with the district, Five Star Foundations, is currently working to create a tiny home village built entirely by teens for other students in need, with guidance from other Adams county officials.

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