Corianne Holmes Living Tiny in New Zealand - Tiny House Blog

Corianne Holmes Living Tiny in New Zealand

New Zealand tiny house

Ethan discusses with Corianne of New Zealand her amazing story. How she and her boyfriend used their life savings to build this tiny house. How they almost lost their home and later turned it into a Airbnb.

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In This Episode:

  • Why New Zealand? How 1 year turned into 6 and counting
  • Making a plan: the numbers, the location, and the materials
  • New Zealand makes tiny living easy
  • The trailer hiccup that almost cost them their home
  • What Corianne misses about the tiny house may surprise you
  • How “batches” have influenced New Zealanders toward tiny homes
  • Where to find inspiration for your tiny house

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tiny house storage

Corianne and Patrick designed their layout to be as open as a tiny home can be

comfy couch

The comfy bench provides seating

wood stove

The wood stove makes the home cozy, even when it’s chilly


The house is about 80% salvaged materials

Pullout bed

They decided to skip the loft and opted for a pull-out bed, instead

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