Welcome to the Housing Resource Group. Be sure to visit the Small House Society, which is our initiative to promote simpler, smaller, more sustainable living. Below are links to our resources and some articles related to housing.
Here are some resources for housing with an emphasis on green, simple, sustainable, and/or small.
- Articles, Documents, and Writings about Housing – From our Documents Library
- Building Green Sustainable Buildings, Homes, and Communities – Directory of Resources
- Choosing a Home or Apartment Based on Community Resources – The size of your home depends on what’s easily accessible nearby.
- Iowa City Housing and Apartments – Resources for living efficiently in Iowa City
- Mobile Hermitage – The Mobile Hermitage is an inspiring example of simple and small living
- Put Your Life on a Diet – The effective living book by Gregory Paul Johnson
- Right Size Homes – Thoughts on finding the home that suits your needs.
- Small House Society – Greater effectiveness through simpler and smaller living
Open-source Architecture. Below is a feature video on the topic of open-source architecture. We had one person complain about the volume level of this video being too high. Please turn your volume down and adjust slowly up to the desired listening level. This video is produced by, hosted by, and the responsibility of TED. If you have any difficulties viewing or hearing it, please contact TED.