Tiny Living: The Rise Of Small Spaces

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/185559554/185559547" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

Guests

Felice Cohen, New York City resident who inhabited a 90-square foot apartment for five years

Jeffrey Cook, resident of Seattle's Capitol Hill community

Jerilyn Perine, executive director of New York's Citizens Housing and Planning Council

As the populations in big cities increase and more people choose to live alone, a new trend of living in very small spaces has emerged. But the tiny living movement is not without controversy as growth of these multi-unit buildings puts pressure on established neighborhoods.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.