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A solution to our housing crisis: micro-homes

  • by J.W.

“The SoloHaus self-contained one bedroom homes in Truro are for local people ready to move on from emergency accommodation to the second stage of their journey out of homelessness.”

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‘Micro-housing’ might just be the way ahead – but more as a temporary step than ‘tiny homes’:

Tiny homes then and now… – Vision Group for Sidmouth

Cornwall Council has just opened its showcase ‘micro-homes’:

Cornwall’s ground-breaking modular homes site at Old County Hall in Truro – the first SoloHaus scheme in the South West – has been formally handed over to Cornwall Council. Designed to help tackle the county’s housing crisis, the first of the 15 residents are expected to move into their new homes before Christmas.

SoloHaus ‘micro-homes’ in Truro ready for residents as Council continues to tackle housing crisis – Cornwall Council

SoloHaus ‘micro-homes’ in Truro ready for residents as Council continues to tackle housing crisis – YouTube

The SoloHaus self-contained one bedroom homes are for local people ready to move on from emergency accommodation to the second stage of their journey out of homelessness

First look inside new ‘micro-homes’ to tackle housing crisis – Cornwall Live