Straw Bale Home For Sale in S. Colorado’s San Luis Valley (-SOLD-)

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The backdrop for this home is amazing. Yes, it get cold in the winter, but with a straw bale home, you won’t mind at all. You’ll be happy to look out at the stellar views from the comfort of your super efficient straw bale home. This home sits on five fenced acres in the beautiful […]

Retreat Straw Bale Cabins for Rent in Southern Oregon

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Gabriella here…I am pleased to post that all of the 200 sq.ft. cottages that we built in the first few years of teaching workshops when we lived out on my mother’s land have been completed and they look amazing! These cabins were built largely during the several workshops we help up on the land so […]

Southwest Colorado Mountain Home For Sale

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SOUTHWEST MOUNTAIN HOME FOR SALE Longs Canyon – Trinidad Colorado Combining southwestern luxury and charm with a unique earth-friendly design, this 9-year old, 4,788 + sq. ft. straw-bale home is nestled on 35 acres above a evergreen canyon west of Trinidad Colorado. This custom Rocky Mountain homestead is situated in the foothills of the Sangre […]

Lots for Sale in the Straw Bale Village

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Over the years you have likely heard me talk about the Straw Bale Village: an eco-development I created in the National Historic Landmark Town of Jacksonville, Oregon. The straw bale community building along with several homes, have been completed in the Village and building lots are still available for purchase. Many of the available lots […]

Arizona Straw Bale Home For Sale

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This straw-bale home was built in 1996. The lot was once used for Ford Truck commercials because the backdrop of the mountains is that spectacular. It is the same view from the award winning spa at Miraval Resort which is only a mile down the street. Large open floor plan with master bedroom, full bath, […]

Beautiful Colorado Straw Bale Home For Sale on 36+ Acres

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Here’s a beautiful Colorado straw bale home for sale on 36+ acres! This sounds like an amazing property with potential to be a horse property if one were so inclined. If you would like more information on the property, please write a comment here and I’ll forward it on to the agent. I’ll let the […]

A Straw Bale Guest Chalet Vacation in South Okanagan, BC

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I was sent an announcement today about this two suite, straw bale guest chalet rental in BC Canada. This is pretty interesting and looks like a beautiful area. I’ve been to the Okanagan Valley and it is pretty amazing; however, I don’t think Ive ever been to this location. There is tons to do in […]

Straw Bale Home and Organic Farm for Sale

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Beautiful 6 acre property in the Applegate Valley or Southern Oregon located in the hills between Medford and Grants Pass, Oregon. The custom built straw bale home and organic farm for sale is 1500 SF with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. It was built by the owner who was also my lead carpenter and lead […]

Building Lots for Sale in The Straw Bale Village

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I received messages from a few folks interested in building in Southern Oregon over the last week or so. Many are thinking about the future and some are interested in building soon. All are looking for the perfect place to build. I want to put out there that there are 9 home sites still available […]

Straw Bale House For Sale in Ashland, Oregon

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The owners of this unique straw bale house for sale in Ashland asked if I could post information about it here. The house is roughly 1,736 square feet and has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. It sits on nearly two acres of land above Southern Oregon University. It is listed at $469,000. If you know […]

Selling The Concept of a Straw Bale House: Top 6 Points

As a licensed contractor, I have the opportunity to build houses for people who want straw bale construction. I also have the dubious task of trying to share with clients who do not know about straw bale construction and selling the concept of a straw bale house. The latter is very difficult and, in fact, […]