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"What it's really like to live in a tiny home, from people who've done it for years"


9news.com.au, December 27, 2021

"Briony Jenkinson is a little on the tall side at 6-foot-3.

So, when the single mum-of-two first saw a tiny home, she instantly wrote it off as something she could never possibly live in.

"I thought they were cute but not for me, and that I would be really claustrophobic living in something like that," Ms Jenkinson said.

Yet, not only did Ms Jenkinson change her mind, she is now one of the biggest advocates for tiny homes in Australia, having lived in her own "tiny" for three years now in central Victoria." . (read more)

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"Mortgage free: Escape financial stress with a Tiny Home"


Yahoo Finance, May 7, 2022

"By living in an off-grid tiny house, Jenkinson has managed to cut her expenses to 10 per cent of her previous traditional housing.

Jenkinson was glad she bought her tiny home when she did because interest in the small dwellings have since exploded.

She said skyrocketing building material costs and higher demand for tiny houses has driven up prices, with $100,000 now the entry-level price for a tiny home.

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"Living Tiny saved single mother-of-two"


Herald Sun, April 10 2022

"Single mother Briony Jenkinson has been living in her tiny home in Central Victoria since 2018, saving her and her two children from financial instability.

Ms Jenkinson was struggling to provide for the kids after her divorce in 2016, going between various rentals and living paycheck-to-paycheck.

“It makes me teary thinking now about the financial anxiety I had before, compared to now,” she said.

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Tiny House Conversations Podcast

Ep #12

 

April 7, 2022