11/05 Tiny houses one idea for ski town crunch

Telluride, CO

TINY HOUSES Officials in Telluride, Colo., pictured, have green-lit five miniature houses on a vacant lot to help combat the town’s current housing shortage over the winter.

Can tiny houses provide a tiny bit of relief to the affordable housing in ski towns?

That’s the argument made in Telluride, CO, where the town council has authorized the first steps to place five tiny houses on a vacant lot for the six months of winter. A tiny house by some definitions must be 37 square metres or less, notes the Telluride Daily Planet.

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Elaine Walker