Why live in a gaudy, irritatingly spacious mansion when everything you need could be within a few feet from you?
If you’re strapped for cash, or just like cozy spaces, you may want to consider a tiny house.
Our friends at Point2Homes helped us compile a list of some of the smallest abodes on the market in America.
In these miniature houses, you can literally make breakfast in bed.
Size: 484 square feet
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Completely remodeled inside and out with one bedroom and one bathroom. Features an eat-in kitchen, laundry room, one car garage, and a covered patio.
Size: 434 square feet
Location: Cape Charles, VA
This single-room cottage is completely gutted and ready for renovation. It's close to the Bay Creek Marina, downtown Cape Charles, and a public beach.
Size: 405 square feet
Location: Philadelphia, PA
This one-bedroom twin home in the Tacony neighbourhood features a living room, eat-in kitchen, bedroom w/bathroom, and a fenced rear yard with access to unfinished basement.
Size: 288 square feet
Location: Chandler, AZ
This home is walking distance to downtown Chandler, a library and a senior center. But make sure you can scrape up the cash -- it's all they're accepting.
Size: 240 square feet
Location: Miami Beach, FL
Located in a large Art Deco building, this studio is only steps away from the beach, boardwalk, restaurants, entertainment, and South Beach Nightlife. Additionally, enjoy a newly updated pool and common area.
Size: 228 square feet
Location: Sunny Isles Beach, FL
This condo had Venetian stucco and custom made glass door with no property taxes or maintenance fees. Has telephone, cable, and internet.
Size: 216 square feet
Location: Laconia, NH
Completely rebuilt in 2006 with great Lake Winnipesaukee views and Trex decking, this one-bedroom condo has all new electric, plumbing, and insulation.
Size: 214 square feet
Location:: Livingston, MT
Located in the historic Grabow Building in downtown Livingston. In addition to the main lobby there's a lot of common space including second and third floor lobbies, basement storage and fenced side yard.
Size: 190 square feet
Location: Provincetown, MA
This Provincetown studio unit has a sleeping loft and outside patio, parking, and laundry on site. It's a short walk to the beach and a bike ride to downtown Provincetown.
Size: 182 square feet
Location: Dennis Port, MA
This studio condominium is less than 2/10 of mile from the Nantucket Sound beach, comes with a deck, private patio, and association pool.
Size: 163 square feet
Location: Provincetown, MA
This unit (named 'Hope') has multi-paned windows looking right into the Bas Relief park. Additionally, it has oak hardwood floors, a gas fireplace, a queen-size Tempur-Pedic bed, and a kitchen with granite countertops.
Size: 120 square feet
Location: Lakeside, OR
This dry log cabin was built in 2000 and sits on .6 acres of the North Tenmile Lake. It's accessible only by boat, which can be purchased with the property for an extra $US24,500.
Size: 96 square feet
Location: Bridport, VT
This property has a small camp, septic and town water and power at the road. It could be used as a camp or renovated to be a year-round residence.
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