Tiny Home FAQ

What is a tiny home?

A Tiny Home is a compact, fully-functional dwelling designed to maximize space efficiency while maintaining comfort and functionality. It typically includes all the essential amenities found in traditional homes but on a smaller scale.


What is the construction timeline for a Tiny Home?

The construction timeline depends on the complexity of the design and customization. On average, it takes around 1-2 weeks from the commencement of construction to delivery and setup. However, specific timelines will be discussed during the consultation process.

Can I live in a Tiny Home full-time?

Absolutely! Many people choose to live in Tiny Homes as their primary residences. However, it’s essential to check local regulations to ensure compliance with zoning and occupancy laws.

Finance / Investment

Beyond its role as a manufacturing entity, Tiny Mobile provides diverse financial and investment models designed to facilitate your involvement in the thriving tiny home industry. Our range of options allows you to explore and engage with various aspects of the industry, creating opportunities for participation and investment that align with your interests and objectives. Whether you are looking to contribute to the growth of the tiny home sector or seeking investment opportunities within it, Tiny Mobile offers a comprehensive platform to be an integral part of this dynamic industry.

Do you need finance?

We can connect you with our network of lenders to assist you in discovering the most favourable deals in the industry. Whether you’re seeking non-secured loans or asset finance, we are committed to helping you find the deal that best suits your needs.

Let's invest into a tiny home!

Investing in a tiny home is streamlined through our platform, which facilitates the acquisition of a tiny home complete with a VIN# embedded in the contract. Subsequently, we strategically position these tiny homes in desirable locations to maximize your Return on Investment (ROI) within the short-term rental market.

Rent to earn a home?

Acquiring your tiny home through a rental-to-earn arrangement is conveniently structured with an initial payment of 60% upfront, followed by a weekly installment contractual period of min. three years.

Purchasing a Tiny Home

Acquiring a tiny house from Tiny Mobile is expedited and efficient, exemplified by our 7-day turnaround for the Joey model. Our streamlined and automated process encompasses every stage, from design to construction, and culminates in seamless delivery and setup—all meticulously managed by our team of experts.

How to pay?

If you haven’t already received a quote, please reach out to us. Upon your approval, we will promptly issue an invoice for 50% of the construction cost to initiate the building process.

What is your payment plan?

We provide a convenient payment plan with three installments for the delivery and setup of your tiny homes. For terms please refer to your quote which will outline the payment schedule according to the building project. 

Do I need approval from council?

Tiny Homes mainly are classified as caravans, exempting them from the need for building permits. However, there are regulations regarding the duration they can stay on private land. At Tiny Mobile, our extensive experience with various councils allows us to guide you on compliance. We’ve deployed numerous units and recommend The Joey for its comprehensive features. Additionally, we offer custom layout services to tailor the design to your preferences.

What utilities do Tiny Homes typically have?

Tiny Homes can be designed with standard utility connections, including electricity, water, and sewage. Off-grid options with solar power, composting toilets, and rainwater harvesting systems are also available.

How are Tiny Homes delivered?

We deliver Tiny Homes using specialized transportation. The method may vary based on the size and design of the unit. Our experienced team ensures a smooth delivery and setup process.

Can I park my Tiny Home anywhere?

Parking regulations vary, and it’s important to research local laws. Some places allow Tiny Homes in designated areas, while others may require specific permits or adherence to certain zoning codes.


What maintenance is required for a Tiny Home?

Maintenance for a tiny home includes:

  1. Regular cleaning.
  2. Checking for leaks and water damage.
  3. Roof inspection and gutter cleaning.
  4. HVAC system maintenance.
  5. Appliance upkeep.
  6. Pest control measures.
  7. Exterior upkeep, including painting and landscaping.
  8. Plumbing checks for leaks and insulation.
  9. Electrical system inspections.
  10. Foundation assessment for cracks or settling.
  11. Weatherproofing doors and windows.
  12. Regular overall inspections to catch issues early.

Do I need a special permit to place a Tiny Home on my property?

The regulations regarding Tiny Homes vary by location. In many places, they are classified as caravans or mobile homes, exempting them from certain building permits. However, it’s crucial to check local zoning laws and regulations to ensure compliance.