Oldtimer builds rustic ecovillage in US’ southernmost point

April 14, 2024 john 21 34277 21:44

About 40 years ago, William bought 1.25 acres for $6000 on the Big Island of Hawaii and began growing his own food and building his own shelters. He was inspired to leave his native Wisconsin for a place where it would be easier to live off the land. Today he lives with only solar power…

At 22, buys & customizes lofted home in Pocket Neighborhood on a budget

March 24, 2024 john 22 39019 18:33

Christian Curry was the first of his friends to buy a home. At just 22, he bought a 600-square-foot starter home within biking distance of downtown Tempe (Arizona). His is one of 13 “humble homes” that make up Tempe Micro Estates, developed to help address the lack of affordable housing in this college town. Priced…

His secret beach house is inside a box truck!?

February 13, 2024 john 18 1989942 12:54

Avid surfer, Scott, takes us on a tour of his off-grid box truck tiny home, which he likes to park on one of California’s most popular beaches. The inside has everything he needs, including a bedroom, kitchenette, big screen tv, ari conditioning, and a bathroom to rinse off after a long day of riding waves.…

Uber driver saves money to build genius Expandable Container Home

January 28, 2024 john 20 87181 12:33

Ten years ago Kamal Kadhar began dreaming about a home that could be easily transported around the world and could unfold upon delivery in just an hour with fridge, beds, sinks included, ready for overnights. Using 8 years worth of earnings as an Uber driver, Kamal built a container-sized home (7.5 feet by 24 feet)…