Where: Austin, Texas
Price: $30,000, unassembled
Listed by: Kanga Room Systems
At 196 square feet, this 14x14 modern studio with a six-foot deck didn’t start out as place to live. The modular, panelized structure, which comes in several sizes, was designed to be an “accessory building” for use as studio, office, meditation room or backyard guest or pool house. Tiny house aficionados clamored for more. Outfitted with a bathroom and kitchenette and placed on skids or stilts, they can call it home.
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