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Tiny Homes for Waterloo, Kitchener, and Cambridge by Executive Compact Homes

Tiny Homes are Coming To Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge Areas

Executive Compact Homes is now building Tiny Homes in the Waterloo, Kitchener, & Cambridge areas. Tiny homes or ADU’s (Accessory Dwelling Units) are a fascinating phenomenon in contemporary architecture and lifestyle trends.
These tiny homes, sometimes called micro homes or coach houses, are designed to maximize space efficiency and minimize environmental impact. People are drawn to tiny homes for various reasons, including affordability, rental income, the desire for a simpler lifestyle or a home for aging parents to live in. Learn About Tiny Home Cottage Deliveries

What are Tiny Homes? (Micro, Compact Homes)

Tiny homes represent an intriguing trend of modern architecture and lifestyle choices.These are typically compact dwellings, tiny homes often ranging from 188 to 640 square feet, while Micro homes are generally larger at 600 to 1000 square ft. They are designed to maximize space efficiency and minimize environmental impact. People like tiny homes for different reasons. Some want to make money by renting them out, others like that they’re affordable and eco-friendly, and some just want a simpler way of living or a place for their parents to stay.

What are some of the Advantages to Tiny Homes

Advantages of tiny homes include lower costs (both upfront and ongoing), reduced environmental footprint due to their smaller size and resource usage, and greater flexibility in terms of location and mobility. Many tiny homes are built with sustainable materials and incorporate renewable energy sources like solar panels, further reducing their environmental impact.

How Much Do Tiny Homes Typically Cost?

The price of tiny homes can vary widely depending on factors such as size, location, materials used, and whether it’s custom-built or pre-fabricated. Generally, prices can range from $100,000 to $200,000 or more for a brand-new tiny home.
Additionally, prices can be influenced by local housing markets and the availability of tiny home lots. It’s essential to research thoroughly and consider all costs, including land, utilities, and any additional features or customization.
To find out what yours would cost to design & build, give us a call today at 519-362-2179. See 360 view of our new Tiny Home Model

Tiny Home Zoning Bylaws

Most jurisdictions allow tiny homes and/or Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU’s) anywhere that is zoned for residential use. Executive Compact Homes handles everything from beginning to end, including permits, site prep, drawings, customization, utilities, foundation, and installation. Our homes come with top-notch modern materials and full-size kitchen and laundry appliances included.

Can I Rent Out My Tiny Home For Extra Income?

Yes, you can rent out your tiny home for extra income in Ontario. As long as it is built to code and is in line with Zoning bylaws. Some jurisdictions have specific rules about short-term or long-term rentals.

How long does it take to build a Tiny Home?

The style of your home will also influence construction time. Custom-built homes average around nine months, while personalized production plans average near seven months. Because the floor plans used by production builders have been built many times before, there are generally fewer delays.

 

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