08/09 Tiny house turns into big headache for Michigan man

Forced to move out of this tiny Michigan home

Forced to move out of this tiny Michigan home


“What I really enjoyed was the sense of independence and the sense of freedom,” said Bellows, 36. “It was the sense that I built it. So if anything went wrong I knew how to fix it…”

He found a 3.8-acre piece of land in Lapeer County, but Bellows said in order to be there legally the home had to be at least 960-square feet.

So in January 2012 — after almost five months of living in his tiny house on his own piece of land — he was forced to move out.

Read more at http://www.mlive.com/news/flint/index.ssf/2015/08/michigan_man_says_130-square_f.html

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Elaine Walker