For those of you who went to college or have ever spent any time on a college campus, you know one thing about college living, ITS SMALL! Our friends over at Inhabitat lead me to this story of tiny homes hitting the main stream as a college dorm solution. The houses where installed in Munich Germany were several college students and even a professor will be living permanently. The homes are roughly 80 square feet and have a strong modern influence.
Click on the thumbnails to see larger versions:
Originally inspired by traditional Japanese tea houses and the efficiency of the Smart Car, was developed by students in a joint venture between Germany and Japan. It come fully loaded and is designed to be able to be transported with a large flatbed truck. Running 50,000 Euros or $70000 US Dollars. Keep in mind this Unit is decked out with a LCD TV, heating and air, Mattress etc.
To see more of it check out their website. http://microcompacthome.com/