Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Small House Are Good For Some

Frustrated with the size of your home? You're not alone.

But instead of feeling cramped, a growing number of Americans are finding they have more home than they want or need.

The reasons are numerous. Baby boomers, 77 million strong, are looking to downsize in retirement. Young home buyers are finding it increasingly difficult to afford or maintain larger homes. Urban land is at a premium. Smaller homes in desirable neighborhoods are scarce or outlawed by covenant. And environmental concerns about a residence's "carbon footprint" have further dampened enthusiasm for spacious showpieces. Click on the link to view more more information and pictures of the smallest home I have ever seen.