Links relevant to Microhome Living

The $300 House: A Hands-On Lab for Reverse Innovation?

These DIY micro-homes on wheels start at $7,000 — take a look inside

Humanity Can and Must Do More With Less, Experts Urge

Scientist Discovers What Makes People Go 'Green'

Book: Humble Homes, Simple Shacks, Cozy Cottages, Ramshackle Retreats, Funky Forts: And Whatever the Heck Else We Could Squeeze in Here

Tiny homes catching on

Tiny Homes for the Homeless an Occupy Madison Project

Towable home doesn't skimp on sleeping space

Pair of engineers design pet-friendly off-grid tiny house (check out its gorgeous interior)

Maine floating cabin is 240 square feet of summer heaven

Is the Y:Cube a solution to London's housing crisis?

These Tiny Wooden Houses Are The College Dorm Of The Future

Weighing in: Ten of the best lightweight houses

Size matters: Gizmag's Top 10 tiny homes

14 Tiny Homes That'll Make You Want to Move in ASAP

Would You Live In This 182-Square-Foot Micro-Micro Apartment?

The Rise of the Backyard Office

Rebuilding a girl's dream home after tragedy: Beginning at age 12, Sicily Kolbeck built a 128-square foot tiny home and now blogs at La Petite Maison.

Ella's littleyellowdoor blog: A spunky musician and artist with a work-to-live approach to life builds a microhome designed by Jay Shafer, the pioneer of the tiny house movement and owner of the Tumbleweed Tiny House Company. (Ella Jenkins slideshow: Tiny House, Big Freedom)

tinyhousesmallspace.tumblr.com: Lots of great ideas to get your creative juices flowing! :-)

Kristie Wolfe is building a Hobbit House micro-community

Kristie Wolfe builds a tiny slice of paradise on a shoestring budget

Thinking small: Celebrating the very best in tiny houses

'Squatter' secretly builds incredible (but thoroughly illegal) treehouse hidden in Canada's Whistler forest just yards from multi-million homes

Canadian couple trading in family home for tiny house on wheels (see Tiny House Calgary)

Family of four lives in a 168-sq. ft. “Tiny House”

Joys of living in a 120-square-foot house

The $300 House: It is Not Charity. It is Innovation.

This couple built their own tiny home for $10,000

This tiny house is big on luxury
Comment: And price: $79,000 to $95,000 for 240 square feet!

Finca Bellavista treehouse community

How This Colorado Couple Built a Spectacular Treehouse Village in Costa Rica

Design tips from a tiny Swedish apartment

Small-space wisdom from Swedish homeowner Karin Karlsson

Micro-dwellings: Part of the solution or just more problems?

Zoning Codes Petition

How to get around Building Codes and Zoning for Tiny House Living

10 Ways to Micro-Size Your Home

Jay Shafer: The Politics of Tiny Houses

Far out hippie-style homes

Consumerism and Its Antisocial Effects Can Be Turned On — Or Off
Excerpt: “Money doesn't buy happiness. Neither does materialism: Research shows that people who place a high value on wealth, status, and stuff are more depressed and anxious and less sociable than those who do not.”

Can't Buy Me Love: Study Shows Materialistic Couples Have More Money and More Problems

The Honeymoon's Over: Consumers Overestimate Enjoyment Of Products based on Anticipating Adaptation to Products

In Children And Adolescents, Low Self-Esteem Increases Materialism

Can Going Without Money Hurt the Economy? One Man's Quest to Be Penniless

The Man Who Quit Money

Perspective: Would getting away from civilization help us really live?

Less Stuff Equals More Happiness

But Will It Make You Happy? (a must-read article)

Happy: the movie & the movement

Active, Outdoor Teens Are Happier Teens: Study

Scientists call for rethink on consumption, population

George Lucas proposes building affordable housing on property

Tiny, futuristic microhome installs in 4 minutes via helicopter

World's tiniest house available for rent

San Francisco Proposes Tiniest Apartments

Would you live in these tiny apartments?

Five Homes That Take "Micro Apartments" to the Country

How a Couple Lives in a 240-square-foot Apartment

Flat-packed Mini House takes two days to install

Why clutter matters and decluttering is difficult

€7,000 circular home built using corn cobs

About-face: Former climate change skeptic now says global warming is man-made
Comment: Want a practical and effective solution to global warming? It's just two words: microhome living.

Facit Homes claims to build world's first "digitally fabricated" house

7 Ways to beat the high costs of home building

Eastpak Sofa has more storage than you'll know what to do with

Deep Thoughts With the Homeless Billionaire
Excerpt: “… he no longer wanted to be weighed down by physical possessions.”

Moving up: dream house or money pit?
Comment: The latter, trust me! I've been there, done that, and regretted most every minute of it.

Small families, big houses: Population bomb may be defused, but research reveals ticking household bomb

Edgeland Residence: a modern take on the Native American Pit House

10 Unexpected Buildings Architects Turned Into Homes

Family of 14 gives up everything to live in RV

Winning micro-housing design on display in NYC

Mayor Bloomberg announces tiny housing design competition for NYC

How a Family of Four Manages to Live Well on Just $14,000 Per Year

There's small, and there's too small: OTIS tiny house offers a new take on the American Dream

Taku-Tanku portable tiny house can be towed by bike

Up to three groups of people can live in this rusting small home

Women escape to backyard She Sheds (female version of man caves)

A Millennial's Version of "The American Dream"
Excerpt: “We're just not that into cars. And we're just not that into houses, either.”

The Atlantic: The Downsizing of the American Dream

Book: Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less

Book: Resource Revolution: How to Capture the Biggest Business Opportunity in a Century

U.S. housing policies increase carbon output

Printing homes

www.contourcrafting.org

A Chinese Company 3-D Printed 10 Houses In A Day

Environmental science

Jet contrails affect surface temperatures based on The impacts of long-lived jet contrail ‘outbreaks’ on surface station diurnal temperature range