8 reasons you shouldn't retire to a tiny house

Tiny House, Big Problem: Woman's Home Too Small for Pennsylvania Laws
Tiny House, Big Problem: Woman's Home Too Small for Pennsylvania Laws

If you're closing in on retirement, chances are good that you've already started thinking about ways to scale back your lifestyle, decrease costs and declutter your living space. As the tiny house movement gains momentum, many pre-retirees are looking to small spaces as possible solutions for their retirement living needs.

While tiny houses might be a great option for some retirees, for others, the small quarters create unexpected challenges. Before you make a final decision about whether or not to downsize your home, consider these truths about tiny home living.

Related: The Secret Costs to Owning a Tiny Home

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Related: Why a Tiny Home Doesn't Always Mean a Smaller Bill

This article originally appeared on GOBankingRates.com: 8 Reasons You Shouldn't Retire to a Tiny House

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