Top 6 Tiny House Communities in Urban Areas

Top 6 Tiny House Communities in Urban Areas

(Plus 8 honorable mentions)
Not everyone can be a digital nomad. That’s why proximity to jobs is still necessary for many tiny home dwellers. And for those who thrive in fast-paced environments, country living is not their cup of tea. If you can relate, then you’ll be thrilled to learn of tiny house villages in urban areas. These typically boast of walkability to nearby amenities and short commutes.

This is only the beginning. As a growing number of cities update their outdated zoning laws, expect to see numerous new tiny home communities pop-up, within or just outside of small and midsize cities.

Top 8 Questions about Creating a Tiny House Community

Top 8 Questions about Creating a Tiny House Community

Countless tiny house enthusiasts dream of creating their very own community. But for the brave few who pursue it, starting the process can be incredibly daunting. A common-sense place to start is a quick Google search.

But results on the topic typically include intimidating zoning obstacles, or misleading articles on “livable communities” that are actually mostly hotels or failed developer projects. Good news! If you found this site, then your research just got a whole lot easier with our ever-growing directory of tiny house communities of all kinds.

And this leads us to a couple of the most frequently asked questions for those looking to start a community…

Do you and your friends want to start a community, but aren’t sure what to do next?

Do you and your friends want to start a  community, but aren’t sure what to do next?

Do you have a group of friends who fantasize about creating a community together? Or, maybe you’ve already made some headway with your group, but you’re spinning wheels or everyone has their own (different) vision of the community. Overwhelmed? Not sure what the next step is? Do you all feel like you’re herding cats?

Never fear. Use this tool among your group to determine who goals & property types align with each other.

The Birth of Burleigh Plantation – a Tiny House Community

The Birth of Burleigh Plantation – a Tiny House Community

Karen is a self-described rebel with a servant’s heart. She has the drive & gumption to create a brilliant community in Southern Louisiana.

The community layout she chose is among my favorite, which promotes social interaction and downright coziness. Each cluster of tiny houses will have its own central courtyard.

Right away, I’d say she is off to a great start! Read on. Decide if this could be the right community for you!