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Tiny homes could solve big problems regarding affordable housing in Rochester

February 19, 2019

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHAM) – Some big plans are shaping up for tiny houses in Rochester. They could be a way for people to live the American dream. The Rochester Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative has given a group a grant to give the idea a try. A tiny home’s size ranges between 200 and 300 square feet. “We are […]

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Off the grid: Two tiny house startups where you can actually stay

February 18, 2019

The ultimate luxury has long been considered a great big home, soaring ceilings, more rooms, more appliances, more adornments, more flourishes. But there’s been a push, recently, towards the simpler things in life. Recognising that a lot of noise and chaos is not conducive to a true sense of peace and harmony, the tiny house […]

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Tiny houses look marvellous but have a dark side: Three things they don’t tell you on marketing blurb

January 13, 2019

Going cheap. Credit: Luke Stackpoole/Unsplash, CC BY-SA Tiny houses are everywhere. They’ve received heavy coverage in the media and there are millions of followers on dozens of pages on social media. While there is no census for these homes, they have seen a surge in popularity in the decade since the Great Recession – witness the prolific growth of tiny house manufacturers, for instance. Originating […]

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‘We Have A Healthy Spacecraft’: NASA Completes Flyby Of Faraway World

January 2, 2019

Tampa, US:  NASA rang in the New Year today with a historic flyby of the farthest, and quite possibly the oldest, cosmic body ever explored by humankind — a tiny, distant world called Ultima Thule — in the hopes of learning more about how planets took shape. A series of anxiously awaited “phone home” signals […]

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Entire Tiny House Stolen in St. Louis Because St. Louis Has No Shame

December 19, 2018

In a city where many of us leave our car doors unlocked in the hopes that thieves will try the door first before smashing in a window, it’s no surprise that pretty much anything that isn’t chained to the ground might be lifted by crafty criminals. But what we didn’t expect was for somebody to […]

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