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How Much Land For Off Grid

How Many Acres Do You Need To Go Off Grid?

While searching for my own off grid property, I wondered how big a lot I really needed to be self sufficient. So, I went about finding reliable information on how much land a family really needs. And, he answer may surprise you.

March 28, 2020
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Free Land — Living Off Grid With No Money

If you are like me, the biggest obstacle to the dream of living off grid is money. Today, I thought I would help out wannabe homesteaders by gathering together tips for living off grid without money, some you probably haven't seen before.

March 08, 2020
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Best States to Live Off Grid: All 50 States Ranked

Today, I was wondering exactly what state is best to live off grid. So, went out and did a bunch of research on 12 key factors that make a state great for off grid living. You may be surprised which states came out on top.

March 07, 2020
How to Buy Off Grid Land

How to Find Off Grid Land - Ways You Haven't Heard Of

If you are like me, you may be a little intimidated by the prospect of shopping for and buying land. Unlike traditional homes, there isn't much help out there for people hoping to buy rural off grid land. After my two years long search for my own land, let me help you through this by sharing what I have learned through the process.

February 20, 2020
How to Live in an RV on Your Own Land Legally

How to Live in an RV on Your Own Land Legally

For many people, the quickest and simplest way to move on to their own plot of land is to live in an RV or motor home. In my own off grid journey I've researched this path extensively. And, since many people are confused it they can legally live in an RV at all, I've decided to share what I've found.

January 27, 2020
Us Land Deed How to Live Off Grid Legally

How to Live Off Grid Legally in the United States

People who considering living off grid are often concerned that it may not be legal to live the lifestyle that they want. While generally increasing in popularity, going against the grain by living off grid can be a bit unnerving when you get started. However, with a few common sense practices and a some basic knowledge you should be alright.

January 18, 2020
Zoning Laws for an Off Grid Homestead

Finding Zoning Laws For Your Property

When getting started with an off grid property, often the first question you might have is, What do zoning laws allow me to do with my property. Often, this questions can be hard to answer. Follow along and I'll share everything I've learned about sleuthing out zoning ordinances over the years.

June 16, 2019
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How To Go Off Grid without Owning Land

For many the idea of going off grid seems like a unubtainable dream. But, let me be the first to tell you that going off grid can be obtained without owning land, and without having a lot of money in the bank. All you need is a few creative ideas to get started.

May 19, 2019