A “Not Too” Tiny Home Community Coming to Palm Springs

Posted by Paul Kaplan on Sunday, June 11th, 2017 at 8:27pm.

The Palm Canyon Mobile Club in Palm Springs, represented by The Paul Kaplan Group, was just featured on "Tiny House Talk," one of the most noted blogs about Tiny House living.

The first 10 “Micro Homes” are available for sale in Palm Springs, CA at the Palm Canyon Mobile Club.

About 100 new homes will are scheduled to fill a vintage mobile home park in this popular resort community in Palm Springs, creating the first neighborhood of its kind in southern California. These pre-fab style home are manufactured in a factory with the interiors complete, and delivered to the home site. Once situation, outdoor decks and porches are added, walkways, driveways, carports, fenced yards, and landscaping.

 A one bedroom home has 600 square feet inside with up to 550 sf of outdoor deck space,  with modern features, including clerestory window, sliding doors, full sized appliances, a separate bathroom and bedroom, all on one level. A 2 bedroom plan is also available, at about 800 square feet with approx 250 SF of outdoor decking space.  The homes also will include covered carports.




 

 

 


Images via The Paul Kaplan Group

Placed on a traditional “double wide” lot, each space provides ample outdoor room for gardens, decks, BBQs, dog runs and more, rarely found in a comparable condo type home in Palm Springs. Starting price:  $126,000, significantly lower then the median priced home in Palm Springs, which is about $550,000.  Space rent:  $650/month. (The average condo fee in Palm Springs is about $550).  The space rent includes use of the actual land where the homes are placed, as well as the site improvements:  concrete driveway, carport, walkways, and front yard landscape.  In addition, the fee covers water, trash and sewer, plus access to the park amenities:  an updated resort style club house and pool, outdoor bbq area, dog park, gym and lounging areas.  More info can be found here.

An added bonus:  if by chance you get tired of living in Palm Springs, you can put the wheels back on these home, and have them towed to your new destination..

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