North Carolina Tiny Home News
Photos: Tiny Houses community in High Point August 24th, 2019
High Point Jaycees Victor Jones and Jenn Keever pose for a photo Jaycees sponsored veterans home at the J.M. Green Tiny House Community Development in High Point, NC on Aug. 24, 2019.
Asheville City Council plans affordable housing, hotel moratorium discussions July 25th, 2019
On Friday, Sept. 6, said Council member Julie Mayfield, the city will hold an affordable housing work session to explore options such as tiny homes and housing voucher acceptance for long-term rentals. Her declaration came in response to public comment from Drew Crawford, owner of Asheville-based DIY Tiny, who proposed using tiny houses on wheels to address affordable housing shortages.
Hosts with the most-Triad Airbnbs combine craft and comfort July 11th, 2019
According to data from Airbnb, North Carolina residents made close to $100 million as hosts in 2018. Greensboro ranked 10th in the top 15 cities in the state based on number of guests and income while Winston-Salem and High Point didn’t make the cut. Asheville ranked the highest in the state by a landslide.
Tiny home boomlet in Henderson County, but in Buncombe? Not so much July 8th, 2019
Cronin owns one of the 114 homes in Simple Life, a tiny home development off Upward Road in southeastern Henderson County.
Tiny House Development Inc. is a nonprofit working to create tiny house communities throughout the state. They’re designing homes to help people who are homeless.
Airbnb’s top wish-listed homes for future stays across NC range from tiny to towering June 17th, 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – The votes are in via Airbnb customers for the top “wish-listed” places to stay across North Carolina with the top 20 properties representing a mix of tiny and tall, remote and urban. Even a converted bus.
Tiny homes: A chapel, a yurt and a mini-farmhouse on wheels June 11th, 2019
“Many tiny houses are considered home-built recreational vehicles, which are built under a set of industry adopted guidelines that are largely self-governing like the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association,” said Thom Stanton of GoTiny U.S.A. as he outlined the pros and cons of tiny home ownership during his seminar at the festival.
Those interested in downsizing have a number of options and may obtain a tiny house from one of the many specialized manufactures, or build their own with the help of a tiny home kit.
Tiny houses entice budget-conscious Americans June 19th, 2019
The tiny homes revolution, which includes those on foundations and those on wheels, began a few decades ago, but the financial crisis of 2008 and the coming-of-age of millennials gave it a new impetus.
Aconcy Bell Tiny Village In Mills River, N.C. April 19th, 2019
Acony Bell Tiny Village in Mills River, North Carolina is now rolling out Phase 2 of their beautiful time home village on 56 acres. They encourage a variety of park model tiny homes and love the uniqueness each one has to offer. They are located on the Ale Trail. 10 Minutes from Oskar Blues Brewery, 15 minutes from Sierra Nevada Brewing and Asheville Airport. 25 Minutes to Asheville.