Micro-Apartments

The Health Risks of Small Apartments

Living in tiny spaces can cause psychological problems.

Library of Congress

Is It Time to Bring Back the Boarding House?

Housing models that have long been banned in American cities could help make them affordable again.

Chris Marciano

A Proposal to Make the Micro Apartment a Little More Livable

The dormitory meets the real world.

Matthew Williams/LifeEdited

The Minimalist Living Movement Could Use a Different Spokesperson

Multimillionaire Graham Hill has taken a lot of heat since his New York Times column, but he's still out there trying to sell his "living with less" message.

Society for Community Organization

Apartments So Small They Can Only Be Photographed From Above

In crazy dense Hong Kong, 100,000 of the city’s laborers live in sub-divided apartment units averaging 40 square feet.

Providence Arcade, Ben Jacobsen and the Rhode Island Collection

One of America's Oldest Shopping Malls Converts to Micro-Apartments

The Arcade Providence will offer 48 units starting at $550 a month.

Courtesy of Panoramic Interests

Micro-Apartments So Nice You'll Wish Your Place Was This Small

Developer Patrick Kennedy believes tiny dwellings will "get huge" in cities across the country.