The City of Kalamazoo is considering changing its housing laws to accommodate tiny houses. These homes are often less than 400 square feet and use things like built-in tables to maximize space. Recent reality TV shows and documentaries have made living small seem chic. Some say tiny houses could be a more affordable option for people living on a small income.
When you become a homeowner, gone are the days of calling the landlord for any creak or leak. Maintaining a residence on your own can be a big responsibility - especially if you’re short on cash and unsure of what you're doing.