Frequently Asked Questions on Tiny Houses

Find some of our most frequently asked questions below. We want our prospective residents to have as much information as possible in order to make an informed buying decision. We strongly suggest you come take a tour of our property in addition to browsing through the FAQ. Seeing the natural wonder of the area is a unique experience. Many of our longtime residents fell in love with the property as soon as they came for a tour.

Who builds our tiny homes?

They're factory-built (to the exacting standards of the ANSI Code) by top manufacturers Cavco, Palm Harbor, and 20/20 Sustainable, and feature all of the comforts you expect. Once in place at the resort, options include adding a deck, storage shed and an extra "cabana room" of 240 sq. ft.

What is a tiny home made of?

• Siding: Lap Mahogany Cem-panel

  • Metal roof with lifetime warranty

  • Fiber cement lap siding with 50 year warranty

  • Tankless water heater

  • Sidewalls 2x4 at 16” on center

  • Insulation R21, R13, R21

  • Sherwin Williams interior and exterior paint

Do tiny homes have full-sized appliances?

YES! they do (Whirlpool appliances are standard). Bathrooms/showers are full-sized also. What about the bedroom? They're designed to easily accommodate a queen-size bed along with having plenty of closet space. 

Is there a tiny home warranty?

You can view the Tiny Home warranty info by downloading the linked file.

A complete full home warranty for one year is included. Additional product warranties have multi-year covering such items as appliances, carpet, flooring, heating systems, etc.

Are there any community amenities?

Yes! Hope Valley Resort has an array of amenities, including a community center/lodge with exercise facility, swimming pool, tennis and basketball courts, walking trails, and a small fishing lake (stocked yearly with fish. More amenities are currently in development!

How far are you from Salem, OR?

We are about 5 minutes outside of Salem, Oregon.

How far are you from Portland, OR?

We are one hour south of Portland, Oregon.

Can I finance my tiny home? What about insurance?

A big thank you to the tiny house community for gathering the information regarding insurance and financing options!

Homeowner’s insurance is required at Hope Valley Resort. Several insurance options are available.

Financing is limited but available on the purchase of a Park Model R.V. for those who qualify.


Contact Hope Valley Resort today to learn more!