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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.

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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.

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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.

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Magical home on a Queen Village alley lists for $275K

It’s a two-bedroom place

This tiny home was modeled after a lunar lander

The hexagon-shaped structure is modeled after the lander that astronauts piloted during the Apollo 11 landing

These solar-powered steel cabins make a perfect desert getaway

The owners tore down an abandoned house and salvaged the steel cladding to use as the facade for a pair of tiny homes.

Hawaii residents are building tiny homes for lava evacuees

The 120-square-foot houses are built entirely by local residents and use donated materials.

This rad tiny house was made for colder climates

The energy-efficient Aspen tiny house sports both industrial and home-grown vibes in Prince George, British Columbia.

Behold, a tiny Tudor house with traditional style

Its facade is designed to look like a classic Tudor with mirrored features like a double gabled roof and exposed woodwork that’s flanked by masonry.

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A tiny renovated Southampton home with charm seeks $550K

This tiny Southampton home has multiple reclaimed wood details—including century-old barn doors, decorative wood from a Sag Harbor home, and hardwood floors from a sustainable pine farm.

Tiny house-inspired student housing puts your dorm room to shame

Each unit has a bathroom, living room, kitchen, and loft bed—a real step up from shared showers and communal micro kitchens.

This is truly the world’s tiniest tiny house

The silica membrane bungalow was constructed on a 300 by 300 micrometer plot of wire.

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Most of the Boston area’s tiniest condos are asking more than $1,000 a square foot

None are larger than 450 square feet. "These are New York City prices," says one analyst.

Bjarke Ingels designs an A-frame-inspired prefab tiny house

This off-grid Bjarke Ingels creation is the debut design for Klein, a new company that focuses on developing prefab tiny home concepts with the leading architects.

This robotic furniture system could be coming to an apartment building near you

Ori, controlled by a physical module, mobile app, or voice commands, turns studio apartments into so much more. The system is now available to developers in Boston, New York City, and Washington, D.C.

All-black tiny house features stylish airy interior

Designed by a husband-wife duo, the Drake RV has two lofts, a flex room that can transform into a bedroom or office, a kitchen, bathroom, and sitting room.

Tiny prefab cabin makes indoor-outdoor living a breeze

The tiny cabin measures only 194 square feet, but features an efficient and flexible interior that includes a small kitchen, two sleeping lofts and a seating area that doubles as a bed, and a bathroom.

Breezy tiny house was designed for throwing parties

The 32-foot home has a garage-like door that slides open to connect the indoors with the outdoors.

Truck Surf Hotel is an expandable roving retreat for wave chasers

The Truck Surf Hotel is a roving surfing retreat built out of a renovated Mercedes Actros truck that rides around Portugal and Morocco in search of the best waves.

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Tiny Hamptons homes you can rent all summer

Since we love a good tiny home, we’ve compiled some of the best East End rentals that are around 1,000 square feet or less.

5 cool off-grid prefabs to celebrate this Earth Day

Whether designed to resemble cabins or mirrored to disappear into the landscape, these eco-friendly dwellings are sure to offer something for everyone.

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Meet the tech couple who traded their condo for an Airstream

"When you're actually in it, it doesn't feel like you're taking a step down."

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Renovate a 908-square-foot Hampton Bays ranch for $419K

The home is sited on a full 1.22 acres of land, which leaves plenty of room for the addition of a pool, tennis court, or expansion.

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This school bus turned motor home is for sale for $35K

The skoolie is 195 square feet—but still has enough room for a king-size bed.

Dashing tiny house also serves as writing studio and library

Designed for the bestselling author Cornelia Funke, the latest model from New Frontier Tiny Homes offers a modern-rustic feel, with a fold-down desk that looks out to nature.

These tiny cabins help you retreat to a slower pace of life

The location of your "Slow Cabin" is secret until you book a stay.

400-square-foot Hawaiian tiny house brings the outdoors in

Despite the small footprint, this tiny house boasts an indoor-outdoor fireplace and a chef’s kitchen.

Prefab tiny cabin is built for retreating to nature

The original Artist Bothy proved to be so popular that the founders are now selling the spare, off-grid shelter to the public for around $55,000 each. cs

Millennial-friendly tiny houses come preloaded with amenities [Updated]

The line of six tiny homes would be customizable, from the facade to the interior finishes.

Tiny prefab mobile home was built from salvaged materials

Salvaged materials like plywood, as well as corrugated fiberglass and steel, and locally grown unseasoned timber kept construction costs low.

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Detroit’s new starter home

For impoverished locals, tiny houses are an avenue to ownership

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Building community in Las Vegas with Airstreams

Tiny homes are helping the city’s downtown turnaround

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Can tiny homes beat Portland’s affordability crisis?

One experimental community proves it can work

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Tiny house in Roslindale packs in a lot—and the price is tiny-ish too

The ranch at 109 Deforest Street runs to only 682 square feet, but that includes a three-season porch and a finished basement-slash-family room.