tiny homes

Foundry Village raises $250k

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A tiny home project in Grants Pass raised a $250,000. The project is a collaboration with Rogue Retreat, All-Care and some Grants Pass residents, to put 17 tiny homes on Foundry St. The tiny homes will provide short-term …

Solar panels donated to Medford’s Hope Village

MEDFORD, Ore. — Rogue Retreat’s Hope Village community is now equipped with 15 new solar panels all thanks to local volunteers and donations by the Medford Rogue Rotary Club. “It was perfect for what the village was needing,” Matt Vorderstrasse, Rogue Retreat Development Director …

Tiny homes may be coming to your town

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Rogue Retreat in Medford is getting a lot of attention for its tiny home project to help address homelessness. Since Hope Village opened in October of 2017, 69 people have been able to get off the streets. Hope Village …

Portland relaxes rules for tiny houses, RVs

  PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – Portland is in the middle of a homeless crisis, but one local lawmaker thinks she has found at least a temporary solution. Joan Grimm is a tiny home activist. She said, “There’s thousands of bedrooms every night …

Tiny home community expansion approved

Medford, Ore. – The Medford City Council has cleared the way for Rogue Retreat’s Hope Village to expand. The organization is setting up a tiny home community for the homeless near McAndrews and Columbus. Since the plan was originally approved in January, …

Tiny home village nearing completion in Medford

Medford, Ore. —   It’s the home stretch for construction on Medford’s tiny house community for the homeless. The structures are in place at Hope Village, and paint and rooftops are coming next week. “At that point then we’ll move inside,” construction …