Category: Housing

This incredibly cheap house was 3D printed in just 24 hours   

An on-site house 3D printed in Russia offers a glimpse into what the future of construction might look like. Apis Cotr, 3D printing specialists based in Russia and San Francisco, say the walls of the building were printed and painted in just 24 hours. 3D printing a home usually involves creating the parts off-site and […]

Texas Is Using Tiny Houses To Solve A Big Problem

Could this be the solution to homelessness? When Mark Denning saw the frame of his new home for the first time earlier this month, the chronically homeless Amarillo man started to sob. “I’m getting my life back,” Denning told the Amarillo Globe-News. But there was something different about his home-to-be: it’s tiny. Denning’s new home is part of […]

Student-designed, built ‘tiny’ homes to house homeless

Two “tiny” homes designed and built by students at the Texas A&M College of Architecture will soon house a disabled, homeless person and a homeless veteran. The new tiny homes will be displayed at Rudder Plaza Nov. 14 and 15 prior to being shipped to the Community First! Village in Austin and the Veterans Community […]

Blighted Santa Ana motel to be 71 apartments for homeless – The Orange County Register

Community Development Partners is converting a motel on East First Street in Santa Ana into The Orchard, to house chronically homeless individuals and families. (Photo by Ken Steinhardt, Orange County Register/SCNG) SANTA ANA – A motel converted into the first large-scale permanent supportive housing project in Santa Ana stands as a model for finding a […]

Researchers Say Tiny House Villages Are the Next Big Housing Trend

A tribe of teeny houses may be headed to your neighborhood. Tiny house villages could soon be big—really big. According to researchers at Kansas State University, tiny house villages are environmentally friendly, they promote a sense of community, they encourage healthy lifestyles and habits, and they’re a safe and affordable housing option for the masses. […]

Residential Housing Program | Bob Skinner Texas Living

Texas Livings’ New Shared Living Residences In Dallas And Collin Counties TEXAS LIVING has been a private case management program here in Dallas and Collin counties since 1989. We have decided to venture into the residential market this year. The reasons we are doing this is because of the lack of housing for the mentally […]