The Humboldt County Planning Commission Recommends Ordinance

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Movable Tiny Homes As Legally Habitable ADUs Statement From Dan Fitzpatrick Great news for movable tiny homes.  The Humboldt County Planning Commission last night recommended that the ordinance permitting movable tiny homes as legally habitable ADU’s, be approved by the County Board of Supervisors.  The ordinance will go to the Supervisors next month for hearing and final approval. Daniel R. …

San Diego City Council Approved Movable Tiny Homes As ADUs

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Awesome News From The City of San Diego, California’s 2nd Largest City! Statement From Dan Fitzpatrick, President Of THIA San Diego City Council today approved unanimously Movable Tiny Homes as ADUs! The ordinance is modeled after San Jose and LA City ordinances. The ordinance has to go through another reading (just a formality), approved by the Mayor and will then …

Washington State Adopts Appendix Q Tiny House

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Effective Date Nov. 1st, 2020 Washington state has adopted  Appendix Q Tiny Houses, with amendments. The effective date is Nov. 1st, 2020. Appendix Q Tiny Houses was adopted into the 2018 International Residential Code ( IRC ) building code to provide regulations and standards for tiny homes on a foundation that is 400 square feet or less. Attention is specifically …

San Jose Tiny Homes On Wheels Permit Checklist

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San Jose Allows Tiny Homes As Backyard Cottages Accessory dwelling units — also called ADUs, secondary units, or granny flats — are small living units, including a kitchen and bathroom, on properties zoned residential with a single-family home, duplex home, or multifamily building in place. Junior Accessory Dwelling Units (JADUs) are small (less than 500 square feet) that must be …

The Alexander: Ground Floor Bedroom

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Sleeps Six With Bunk Beds The Alexander tiny cottage  is perfect for your next family vacation or weekend adventure. With room from six to eight,  you won’t have to worry about leaving your four-legged friends behind. The Alexander’s thoughtful, farmhouse design features built-in closets, bunk beds and a wide storage ladder leading into the spacious sleeping loft.       …

San Jose Moving To Allow Movable Tiny Homes

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    As Backyard ADUs: First City Council Today Statement From Dan Fitzpatrick, President of The Tiny Home Industry Association ( THIA ) Awesome news from the City of San Jose, California’s third largest city! San Jose City Council today took a major step to approve Movable Tiny Homes as ADUs! The ordinance, modeled after the LA City ordinance.  The …

San Jose Approved Movable Tiny Homes

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Ordinance Approval Will Permit  Movable Tiny Hames  As Habitable Accessory Dwelling units (ADU). Statement From Dan Fitzpatrick, President Of THIA Awesome news from the City of San Jose, California’s third-largest city! San Jose City Council took a major step to approve Movable Tiny Homes as ADUs! Today was the first reading of The ordinance, modeled after the LA City ordinance. …

Tiny Home Laws And Ordinances

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I have compiled all the articles I have written on the Tiny Home Industry Association, documenting groundbreaking building codes, laws and ordinances for tiny homes. It can be a helpful tool, if you are trying to work with jurisdiction, to show them our progress. Click Here  Tiny House Industry News   janet@tinyportablecedarcabins.com 509 345 2013 509 770 1694

Tiny Home On Wheels Legal Dwelling

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 Buckingham County, Virginia A few months ago, I shared part of Melanie Copeland’s tiny story and her journey to find a legal place to live in the tiny home, her and her husband built at an Incredible Tiny Home workshop. It is such an inspiration for us all, where the story  left off was with Melanie finding land for her …