Vienna home to the world’s most beautiful public housing projects

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By Rachel Oakley in Architecture on Thursday 7 November 2013

We’ve all seen the typical public housing projects maintained by our government, but if you’re living in Vienna, there’s definitely no stigma attached to public housing. In fact 60% of the Viennese population lives in municipally built, owned or managed housing. So it’s no wonder there’s a new exhibition at NYC’s Austrian Cultural Forum titled […]

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A new house for just $99

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By Jessica Clements in Architecture on Wednesday 31 August 2011

Whoever says Gen Ys will never be able to afford their own home has obviously never heard of Jay Shafer’s Tumbleweed Tiny House Company. Starting at just US$99 for the do-it-yourself plans or US$38,997 for the ready-made, almost anyone can own a Tumbleweed.

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