A few miles north of the Capitol, a new community looks more like Munchkinland from "The Wizard of Oz" than a Northeast D.C. neighborhood. But the owners say what these tiny homes may lack in size, they make up for in sustainability.
Many cities now allow so-called micro apartments that are only about the size of a parking space. Sarah McNair of Manassas built a tiny house of 150 square feet for her Master's thesis.
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