A steadily increasing number of people are choosing to live smaller — The New York Times rounds up some recent converts to the small house movement and talks to small-house developers who have seen growing interest in their tiny designs...
Why is the Small House Movement gaining steam? They cost less to purchase, maintain, heat and you can spend money on higher-quality materials. This feature is a great overview for the Small House Movement and there are lots of pictures included in the story, The Next Little Thing? and the audio slideshow.
Image: Karie Hamilton for The New York Times
For additional tiny houses, check out these ATNY posts:
Studiomama's Tiny Beach Retreat
The Tiny House Near Gramercy Park
Green Campus Housing: Elizabeth Turnbal's Tiny Home