San Francisco

Alternative Living: Share Houses, Tiny Houses and Beyond

6:00 p.m. | Thursday, August 16, 2018

History is full of innovation in how we finance, design and build homes. Though today we face seemingly intractable urban challenges around space, cost, community and more, a new wave of entrepreneurs and activists is rising up with diverse and creative solutions to these problems. Come learn from past experiments and meet the pioneers changing how we think about housing.

+ Jon Dishotsky / Starcity
+ Pam Hughes / CoBuy
+ Tim Wagner / Accenture
+ Antje Steinmuller / California College of the Arts


SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726

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