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The 84 Sq. Ft. Microhouse For Sale $16,500

"LOUISVILLE, Colo. — For many Americans who bought more home than they could really afford in the giddy days before the crash, the big-house dream has become a nightmare in the ashes of foreclosure and regret.
   So after all that, how does 84 square feet sound?
   Glenn Grassi, in building his prototype one-room microhome — 7 by 12 feet stem-to-stern, including a wood-burning stove, an antique parlor chair that also serves as a seat for the compost toilet beneath it, and a shower under the bed — is hoping it sounds, well, like shelter in the old-fashioned practical sense.…"
NYTimes story by Kirk Johnson Published: December 2, 2011
Photo: Matthew Staver for The New York Times

1 comment :

Anonymous said...

"The house... was recently put up for sale on Craigslist for $16,500."

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