Modern Tiny House in Ashland, Oregon

This build is actually a retrofit from an old trailer with a shell (look at the last photo in the slide show below…it’s literally hard to believe what this tiny used to look like). There are some very unique features in this modern tiny house (soaring ceiling in entry/living room, clever loft stair with pivot point, deep window well) that I thought were really well done.” – Gabriella at TinyHouseBuild.com

Learn more about this Modern Tiny House. We do not know if this house is still available for sale.

The lifePOD – Modern, Modular, Prefabricated Nano-Home

The INDAWO / lifePOD is a modular, prefabricated nano-home which is designed and manufactured in South Africa. Each is made off-site, to specific client specification, allowing one to start simply with a shell or to go for a full-on kitted out interior or somewhere in-between. Several 17-square-meter unit can be positioned in various configurations to form larger, multi-use living areas.” – POD / indawo.

Learn more about The lifePOD. Photos by Brett Rubin via POD / indawo.

Who Needs Privacy? Modern Bachelor Pad in Brazil

Floor-to-ceiling glass doors slide to one side, leaving no barrier between the house and the backyard garden. Moving further into the living area reveals that the interior is also open from the entry through to the bedroom. The 45 m2 (484 ft2) house has a studio floor plan arranged in a U-shape around the bathroom, the only enclosed room.” – Small House Bliss

House 12.20 by Brazilian architect Alex Nogueira. See more House 12.20 at Small House Bliss.

The Cadet by Modern Spaces in Chico, California

This low profile design has the ability to fit any situation. Featuring modern lines with a conservative take the cadet holds its ground in any yard. This model has a Murphy bed option and is our most affordable space.” – Modern Spaces and Sheds

Learn more about these Modern Spaces and Sheds. I first spotted this company on the Eichler Network. Photo credit to Modern Spaces and Sheds.

Architect Wayne Donaldson’s Restored Futuro Home

In December 2004, Donaldson restored and relocated a Futuro, a flying saucer-shaped home built in the 1960s. He had the 10,000-pound Futuro transported from the westernmost part of San Diego up to the top of the San Jacinto Mountains.” – Wikipedia

Read more at Wikipedia. Photo by Waris Ahluwalia.

Tranquil Modern Studio in Downtown Boise, Idaho

Modeled with one eye to a Zen tea room and one eye to a Woodsman’s cottage, this modern studio embodies the restorative and the creative (Thank you Gravitas & Green Remodel).” – Airbnb.com

via Tranquil Modern Studio – Downtown in Boise.

Tiny House set in backyard.

 

Trapdoor makes getting into the loft fun, but not for everyone.

Ample kitchen counters for a tiny space.