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New Orleans Tiny Houses

Here’s what to expect at this weekend’s Weird Homes Tour in New Orleans

Abodes ranging from a former jail to a 171-square-foot tiny house

With Porter Lyons’ mirror-clad second location, the tiny house trend hits NOLA retail

It’s part art installation, part shop

Tiny house from Brad Pitt's Make It Right foundation hits market at $112K

Built in 2016, this cozy cottage on Forstall Street in the Lower 9th Ward sits two blocks from Claiborne Avenue and three blocks from the Industrial Canal.

New Orleans high school students build tiny home

This past summer, six high school students built a tiny home in eight weeks. unCommon Construction, a relatively new nonprofit startup, is empowering high school students through the use of real-world technical skills. Read more about this new group.

Tiny house builder uses New Orleans architecture

Tim Dean of Preservation Tiny House Company sees micro-living as a way to help the city’s affordable housing shortage. The company is building tiny homes in local architecture styles, starting with a 135 square-foot shotgun-style house on wheels.

5 tiny apartments on the rental market right now

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various New Orleans neighborhoods. In honor of Micro Week, we’re looking at tiny rentals—ranging from 225-500 square feet—of all prices this time.

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The 10 tiniest condos for sale in New Orleans

If you want to downsize your living situation but think building a tiny house and moving to the woods is a bit extreme, New Orleans has plenty of tiny pied-a-terres where you can try out micro-living right here in the city. We mapped 10 tiny condos.

Call for submissions: New Orleans micro-dwellings

Here at Curbed NOLA, we like to bring you the full extent of the New Orleans real estate market, from glorious mansions to the cutest shotguns. But in honor of Micro Week, happening across the Curbed network Sept. 19-25, we want to focus on all things tiny in New Orleans.

New Orleans' 10 smallest apartments for sale

Microliving can save money, but not when it comes to apartments in New Orleans’ historic, tourist-heavy neighborhoods. The real estate research and analytics start-up NeighborhoodX created a list of the city’s 10 smallest apartments on the market.

210-Sq.Ft. Mid-City Apartment Available For Rent

A unit is available in the Mid-City house that was chopped into micro-studios. The unit is 230 square feet, and rent is $650 (rent plus $100 for monthly utilities, which includes internet). Take a look inside (it won't take long).

This Very Tiny 126 Sq.-Ft. House Asks $29,900

978 Sq. Ft. Irish Channel Tiny House Asks $375K

235-Sq.Ft. French Quarter Pied-a-Terre Asks $168.9K