Tumbleweed Tiny House Company: Update

As a follow-up to my original article, I wanted to post a quick update on what took place after with Tumbleweed Tiny House Company. The day after I filed the BBB complaint and posted the article, I received an apology email from their Director of Sales (the first communication she ever sent me). It was a nice apology, but they still would not provide me with any timeframe on when I could expect a refund. I emailed her back to ask and she still didn’t respond. Continue reading

Tumbleweed Tiny House Company

I am still waiting for some additional repairs to be completed in my rental property from last year before I talk about the financials of that investment. However, ┬áthere is another investment that I would like to talk about. Early in this year, perhaps chewing off too much, I also explored an investment in a tiny home hotel in Austin, Texas through Tumbleweed Tiny House Company. The model is that Tumbleweed builds a custom tiny home for you as an investment and you are guaranteed with a lease from a separate lessor. That lessor also manages the property as a vacation rental. The numbers seemed very promising in their pro-forma so I went down the road of trying to buy a home. If you are ready for a cautionary tale, here’s what happened (quoted from my BBB complaint)…. Continue reading