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posted by CharlesB in Lifestyle

Could you live like this? Would you?

December 2, 2012

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"Step into an alleyway in the Northeast Washington neighborhood known as Stronghold, and you will see a vegetable patch, a campfire, a view of the Capitol and a cluster of what neighbors call “those tiny people, building their tiny houses.”

"The people aren’t really tiny, but their homes are — 150 to 200 square feet of living space, some with gabled roofs, others with bright cedar walls, compact bathrooms and cozy sleeping lofts that add up to living spaces that are smaller than the walk-in closets in a suburban McMansion.--By Emily Wax, Washington Post

Forget McMansions. Tiny-home advocates make the case for less square footage: Room-size houses are smart, green and affordable
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/tiny-homes-elbow-urban-life-art...

Home, squeezed home: Living in a 200-square-foot space
www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/home-squeezed-home-living-in-a-20...

http://www.tumbleweedhouses.com/?avad=55097_a37b0e93

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