07/08 $49K micro-home the ideal housing solution for B.C. couple

Katie Wintersgill and David Fehr's micro-home

Katie Wintersgill and David Fehr’s micro-home

Wintersgill says they paid $49,000 US for their custom-built home. While she acknowledges it may be on the pricey side for a home of that size, she says it’s a better option than any alternative.

“I know that sounds like a lot, but if you go to a dealership right now and look at a brand new RV, it would be bigger and flashier but you’re going to spend the same amount for arguably lower quality if you’re looking to live in it long term.”

Read more at http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/50k-micro-home-the-ideal-housing-solution-for-b-c-couple-1.3142252

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Elaine Walker