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Florida Tiny House Festival Kick-Off

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The weekend before the giant Florida Tiny House Music Festival in North Florida, several tiny houses made a stop at the Hillsborough Community College Southshore campus in Ruskin. It’s a small event, but it’s always good to see old friends and meet some new ones!

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Ginger Reichl quoted in 83 Degrees story about tiny houses

Tiny House expert

Following the recent St. Pete Tiny House Festival, we received several calls about the tiny house movement, the climate for them in Florida, and what the near future holds for micro-housing. One call was from Janan Talafer with 83 Degrees who wanted to chat about the primary forces pushing tiny house options in the Tampa…

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St. Petersburg Tiny House Festival

St Pete tiny house festival

Our home town hosted a fantastic tiny house festival on April 7th and 8th to illustrate the latest in tiny home living trends. Produced by LocalShops1, the St. Pete Tiny Home Festival & Live Local Expo featured tiny houses, micro-homes, food trucks, mobile boutiques, artists, vendors, workshops, entertainment, children’s activities and more. The festival web…

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Sean Williams Talks Tiny Houses at Tiger Bay

Sean Williams panel discussion about tiny houses

Parvus House CDO, Sean Williams, participated on a panel at today’s Tampa Tiger Bay Club luncheon. Entitled Vibrant Cities, the panel featured a robust discussion about the lack of diverse housing options for young professionals, creatives, and entry-level workers in the Tampa area.  

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Decatur Tiny House Festival

Decatur tiny house festival 2017

Parvus House CEO, Sean Williams, attended the Decatur Tiny House Festival to get a closer look at the 20 tiny houses available to tour, and to listen to experts on topics including sustainability, minimalism, architecture, urban planning, zoning, and downsizing. The festival is produced by Tiny House Atlanta, one of the pioneers in education and…

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Inspiration from the Tiny House Festival of Lights

We attended the Tiny House Festival of Lights, hosted by NOAH this weekend and came back with a lot of inspiration and respect for the supremely creative and innovative people in our industry! We met with some suppliers and folks who we think would build a fine Parvus House. Take a look at some of the photos,…

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St. Petersburg Florida Featured on Tiny House Hunters

St. Petersburg tiny house hunters

Our little corner of the world – beautiful St. Petersburg, Florida – was the destination for this week’s Tiny House Hunters episode: Aspiring Architect Goes Tiny. Looking to move out of her parents’ home, architecture student Stephanie is building a tiny house that she’ll live in as part of her senior thesis in St. Petersburg,…

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Even Heisman Winners Like a Tiny House

Derrick Henry, 2015 Heisman winner and Tennessee Titan running back, got a rookie welcome at the Heisman House. Personally, we’d prefer a little private space in our own tiny house than sharing the mansion with bunch of football players!

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Exploring Tiny Houses in Decatur

Decatur Tiny House Festival

We enjoyed an inspiring (although rainy) couple days at the Decatur Tiny House Festival – touring tiny homes and chatting with other designers, manufacturers, and enthusiasts. Perhaps the most engaging part of the event was the Tiny Talks featuring an impressive collection of speakers – all experts in tiny houses, sustainable living, urban planning and the tiny…

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