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Tiny Houses: Is adorable housing the future of affordable housing?

During the question and answer section of an online webinar I watched on affordable housing, someone asked about the viability of “alternative affordable housing ideas, like tiny houses.” I could hear the presenter rolling his eyes through my computer. 1,411 more words

Affordable Housing

Housing Question in San Francisco: If not demand and supply, then what?

When people like Scott Wiener voted against the Mission luxury-housing moratorium (yes London Breed, we all know you secretly wanted to vote against it too), it reanimates the efforts of the Mission community to keep fighting it. 581 more words

Autonomous Development

GREEN, ALTERNATIVE, AND HEALTHY

The problem with “green” and “alternative” is the initial trendiness of it that lends itself to what can only be described as cashing in.

If it’s green, alternative, or healthy it seems to me it should be affordable, especially for low income families. 411 more words

Check out my friends blog about her global bike tour in Spain while teaching Cob building. Cool lady!

Here is an excerpt that includes her blog name on tumbler…  she is posting fascinating, beautiful pictures of her trip also.

“Just biked off the ship onto Lanzarote at midnight. 127 more words

Travel

FUTURO HOUSES

A FAILED 1960’S ATTEMPT AT UFO LIVING

The UFO-shaped house in Royse City, Texas, sits alone in an overgrown field, a vision of some solitary failed retrofuture dream.  510 more words

Human Condition

Alternative housing just got real . . .

As more and more people get concerned about the cost of housing, or the cost to the environment of making/maintaining housing, some people have honestly started to think smaller is better. 91 more words

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