Tiny House Regulations Iowa

Tiny House Friendly: 310

  • Tiny house regulations and codes may vary by city, town, or county.
  • The Council of Iowa Falls adopted changes to City Code that reduces the minimum size for new homes from 600 square feet to 500.

While the tiny house movement is really catching on in metro areas with high housing and land costs, it doesn’t mean building your tiny house in these places will be easy. The major obstacle to tiny houses is found in the local zoning ordinances which dictates minimum square footage or lot sizes.