What's the risk of building a tiny house?

Four years ago... maybe even two, building a tiny house and living off-the-radar seemed a viable alternative to renting or paying for a home mortgage. And you can always build one to rent through AirBnB... right?

Sure, you can go the route, but you might just be building a more contemporary looking "Outlaw Shack." The financial and psychological rewards may seem the same, but the risks are ever-increasing.

For details, read The Risk of Building an Unapproved DIY Tiny House and Building a Tiny House for Rental on AirBnB.

Other articles by Thom Stanton on zoning ordinances and building codes are available in the Timber Trails Blog.