New HUD Ruling Impacts Tiny House Builders

In a newly finalized rule, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has redefined the RV exemption from manufactured housing standards, clearing up a regulatory uncertainty that has plagued RV manufacturers, dealers and campgrounds for decades. But...

Oregon Reach Code Adopted

In a win for tiny house enthusiasts, dwellers and builders in Oregon, the State of Oregon Building Codes Division has adopted a tiny-friendly 2018 Reach Code. Effective September 20, 2018, the new Reach Code includes a tiny house section that provides a pathway for...

Comment on Oregon’s New Reach Code

From Andrew Heben: “Here’s something we can work with.” Opportunity for public input: The division is soliciting feedback about Part II of the 2018 Reach Code related to Tiny Homes. The informational public hearing will be held at 9:30 on August 28,...