The exterior of the tiny house in Carriage Houses NW’s production facility was painted a pale green, the interior still the color of unfinished wood. The house was propped up, elevated from the floor of the warehouse.
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By Patty Hastings, Columbian Social Services, Demographics, Faith | Published: June 27, 2020 Vancouver Housing Authority plans to purchase three tiny homes...
A neighborhood of tiny homes is in the works in Vancouver, though you wouldn’t know it to look at the proposed site.
Located amid brambles just off the railroad north of Fruit Valley, the 1.5-acre chunk of land is currently home to just one structure: a railway switch station, built in the late 1800s.
An 1870s-era railway switch station undergoing renovations is nearly ready for tenants, the first piece of a planned development in Fruit Valley aimed at people who have been homeless.
.Hector Hinojosa’s parents built their first home as a family. Same with their last home. “It was a cooperative effort of family and friends. The old idea of, you get your neighbors together and you build a home,” he told the crowd gathered at the sculpture garden at Broadway and 9th Street Sunday.
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