Reading picks: Small home inspiration

The following are some articles about tiny living spaces, the pros, the cons and some inspiration too.  Clearly this will not work for everyone and sometimes a small space does not equate to a small budget.

1) Inspiration:

Living spaces under 40 square meters (e.g. 4 m wide by 10 m) 
http://www.home-designing.com/2015/09/ultra-tiny-home-design-4-interiors-under-40-square-meters

http://www.just3ds.com/10-ideal-cottages-less-40-square-meters/

2) Pros, low/ no mortgage, DIY adventure:

Story in SMH about the joy of small living for this couple:
http://www.smh.com.au/money/the-allure-of-the-tiny-house-20160421-gobjoz.html

3) Cons, difficulty lending and selling:

Lending may be difficult for people looking to live in a small space.  Selling may then be difficult long term too due to this fact.

http://www.domain.com.au/news/big-ask-for-a-small-start-20120727-22wrg/

http://www.news.com.au/finance/real-estate/too-small-too-buy/story-fndbarft-1226585601970

4) A mix

The first few choices are a little off putting.  Then, there are inspiring and modern examples of small airy spaces.  Look out for the Paris and New York examples.

http://thenewdaily.com.au/money/2014/06/29/tiny-tiny-apartments/


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