Help Make Tiny Houses Legal!

November 4, 2016 john 3 987 01:37

WE NEED YOUR HELP to reach as many ICC Voting Members as we can with the PRO-TINY HOUSE MESSAGE! ICC Voting happens: Nov 8, 2016 to Nov 21, 2016 WHAT HAPPENED IN KANSAS CITY? October 23, 2016: A group of tiny house advocates presented an Appendix to the International Code Council that, if adopted, would…

Tiny Houses | Connecting Point | Feb. 10, 2016

February 11, 2016 john 0 127 03:24

The Tiny House Movement is a social movement where people are downsizing the space they live in. A typical American home is around 2,600 square feet, while the typical tiny home is around to 100-400 square feet. Tiny Houses come in all shapes, sizes, and forms but they focus on smaller spaces and simplified living.…

Dignity Village in Portland: Tiny Houses for the Homeless

December 17, 2015 john 2 143 05:55

Brad Gibson had been homeless for years, going from low paying jobs to no job at all, when he connected with a group of highly organized homeless activists in Portland, OR. The group had banded together to demand the right to exist somewhere, in spite of a totally monetized, expensive consumer society that seems to…

Dream Big with Tiny Homes to End Homelessness | Dan Bryant | TEDxSalem

November 3, 2015 john 2 995 12:25

Can tiny houses solve one of the world’s biggest problems? The Rev. Dan Bryant is the executive director for Opportunity Village Eugene, a nonprofit that provides transitional shelter for the homeless using micro-housing and self-government. He is a native Oregonian who helped establish the Progressive Clergy Association and the Lane Institute of Faith and Education.…

Tiny House Jamboree 2015

October 25, 2015 john 0 2030 05:48

Tiny House Expedition captures the essence of the Tiny House Jamboree 2015 experience. The tiny house tribe takes over Colorado Springs for an inspiring, epic weekend. Featuring highlights from this historic tiny house community gathering, 28 tiny houses & over 35,000 in attendance for all states & many countries. The 1st of 5 videos from…

Tiny House Movement | Andrew Morrison | TEDxColoradoSprings

February 20, 2015 john 42 42533 16:47

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Andrew and his wife, Gabriella, are the creators of “hOMe”, the 207 SF (+110 SF in lofts) modern tiny house on wheels. They live and work in hOMe full time, off grid, and debt free. With the extra time and…

Tiny Houses Greensboro by Tiny House Expedition

December 6, 2014 john 0 75 01:36

Check out a short video we created to help spread the word about Tiny Houses Greensboro, an inspiring grass-roots effort seeking to develop a tiny house community to serve the homeless of Greensboro. Currently they’re building a #tinyhouse prototype; hopefully the 1st of many tiny homes to come! Thinking BIG & building small #community #collaboration…

Mark Horvath and Alan Graham on Community First and Tiny Houses

November 15, 2014 john 7 1172 08:30

This actually is a hard post to start because there is so much to say about Alan Graham and his amazing work helping our homeless friends. Back in July of 2009, Alan was partly responsible for talking me into taking the risk of the traveling around the U.S. to document homelessness for the first time.…

Alysha St.Germain – Living in a Tiny House

October 20, 2014 john 56 57

Welcome to Alysha’s “tiny house” in Red Bluff, CA. When her husband died tragically, struck down by cancer in his early 30’s after working on U.S. Air Force weaponry, young mother Alysha St. Germain decided to adopt a lifestyle that she only had contemplated in theory up until that point. She was already concerned by…