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Tiny Homes

A tiny house festival is coming to Slidell

Expect workshops, live music, and more than 30 diminutive domiciles at the celebration of all things tiny

The modern farmhouse goes tiny

Now you can get a tiny house that has all the benefits of the modern farmhouse style, only, you know, much smaller.

Tiny North Sea home asking $539K is less than 600 sq. ft.

Inside the 588-square-foot cottage, there are just two bedrooms and one bathroom, plus a living room and a kitchen. This no-frills house includes an open floorplan, vaulted ceilings, and a bay window—making it a good starter home or a low maintenance East End retreat.

This guest house’s walls tilt to maximize space

The Hive has an unusual "beehive-inspired" shape that bows outward from its foundation.

Ultra-stylish tiny house comes with fold-down deck

The design features a single loft for two, plus a convertible sofa U-shaped sofa that transforms into a queen size bed in a pinch.

Clever two-story tiny house has an extendable roof

The 300-square-foot timber abode on wheels has a roof that expands from a road-legal 12.5 feet to a luxurious 17.5 feet when raised.

Beacon Hill studio asks $375,000 for its 252 square feet

The location might carry the day for the unit wanting nearly $1,500 a square foot. What’d you think?

Skinny Old City bi-level asks $230K

It’s 619 square feet

Tiny house in Medford on sale for under $200,000 as a development opportunity

The cottage near Fells Reservation does come with some caveats.

Tiny treehouse is completely transparent

Built from thick panes of glazing, the 75-square-foot structure is a literal glass house—gabled roof and all.

You can now stay in a tiny house powered by coffee

The tiny house runs on a biofuel blend of 80 percent coffee oil extracted from coffee grounds.

The smallest home listed in San Francisco wants $650K

The kid’s got potential.

Small-home village takes big step to end homelessness

Community First! breaks ground for expansion with plans to double its current size

Prefab home concept appears to float above the landscape

Tenka is a series of lightweight prefabricated home designs that rest atop pillars while embracing the deck.

Fix up a tiny 985-square-foot beach cottage in Noyac for $699K

It needs some work, but if you’re seeking a low-maintenance East End home, this could be just the space you’ve been looking for.

5 shipping container homes you can order right now

From rooftop decks to custom wood floors, these repurposed shipping containers are anything but boring.

These tiny prefab cabins let you live anywhere in the world

The cabins are aimed at "urban nomads," an upwardly mobile, city-hopping young professional whose concept of home has spurred a movement of flexible, stylish, hotel-like living arrangements.

8 tips for renovating a small space

Interior designer Jessica Helgerson, tiny home designer and inhabitant, shares her time-tested strategies.

250-square-foot ‘Ina Mae’ houseboat is a little floating clubhouse

It comes with owned moorage, too

Apartment-like camper expands to four times its size

The ioCamper can be used on the go or as a permanent tiny guesthouse.

Tiny house tries indoor-outdoor living with sliding roof

This tiny home has not one but two lofts, and one of them opens directly to the great outdoors.

Adorable City Island cottage with inviting backyard wants $385K

The single-story home features two bedrooms and one bathroom

5 impressive tiny houses you can order right now

Sometimes, the best tiny house is the one that's all ready to go. So without further ado, here are five of the coolest designs you can get your hands on at the moment.

These tiny prefab cabins are the definition of sleek Scandinavian style

The cabins, which range from a 161-square-foot studio to a 430-square-foot, two-bedroom house, can be tweaked to include specific features like a sauna or bespoke furniture.

Tiny house channels the glamour of the theater

This custom home is designed with cinematic touches that are inspired by the owners’ daughter’s love of the theater.

Tiny house rental program designed to earn you extra cash

Would you be a tiny house landlord?

Austin tiny house can be yours for less than $48K

Architect-built home offers sweet, small living, efficiently and attractively designed

This tiny Montauk home with a glass dining room is asking $830K

The kitchen is very spacious considering the limited square footage that the house provides. Features include hardwood floors, updated cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and plenty of storage and countertop space.

Tiny house convention packs in simple-living tips and small-home demos

National jamboree is Austin’s first, pulls into town this week

Quirky tiny ‘hobbit house’ can be rented for your next retreat

At 170 square feet, it’s compact, but there’s still room for a full bathroom, loft bed, serviceable kitchen, and a seating area.

This tiny house comes with a conversation pit, sort of

It has an inward-facing built-in lounge area that pulls triple duty with storage under the floor and banquette seating that fold out into a bed.

Drop this dreamy prefab cabin wherever you like

The Mono is a 106-square-foot structure that has enough room for a bed, sofa, and desk.

Arizona town is building affordable tiny homes for teachers

To help teachers stay in the communities they teach, Vail, Arizona, is planning a village of a couple dozen tiny homes that would sit on the school district’s land.

This 216-square-foot Back Bay studio is asking $1,700-plus a square foot

The surprising thing is that that’s not surprising given Boston housing right now and the condo’s location.

Tiny home in East Austin offers cozy charm

A renovated Rosewood house with surprisingly distinctive, even luxurious, features asks $400K

Adorable tiny house will be auctioned off for charity

The miniature craftsman will be auctioned off on July 26, with all of the proceeds from the sale going to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Tiny house from UN Environment and Yale raises the bar for eco-living

What does the future of living look? Small, affordable, and entirely sustainable.

Prefab cabin comes with a deck almost as big as the house

Who says you need a big house to live the indoor-outdoor dream?

Black-clad tiny home features a not-so-tiny living room

It can come pre-built or ready for some DIY interior handiwork.