Off-grid houses for sale
by JULIETTE SMITH on AUGUST 19, 2004 - 13 Comments in LAND, OFF-GRID 101

If you want to live off-grid and you have the ready cash, there are off-grid environment-friendly houses for sale out
there. But they are hard to mortgage. You may need to buy them outright. Here’s where to find them on the internet:

The Earthship website lists off-grid houses built according to the Earthship biotecture principles: out of recycled tyres and cans.

The environmental directory EcoBusinessLinks has a list of real estate locators and houses for sale across the USA.

HealthyHomesforSale is a website dedicated to finding, buying and selling eco-friendly off-grid homes. list houses off-grid houses for sale

Environmental real estate in Australia

If you don’t want to build your house yourself, a fun and cheaper option could be to buy an old derelict off-grid building and do it up. is a UK real estate agent specialised in ancient, derelict buildings like industrial warehouses, farm barns, churches.

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1 John Lamkin { 08.31.09 at 4:12 am }

Hi my small off-grid house near Taos New Mexico is now for sale. It can be seen at .


2 Greg Alden { 09.11.09 at 1:18 am }

Hello! We have our vacation home near McCloud,Ca for sale. It is a 2br, 1.5ba 1,000sf w/ solar, 7,000w generator, propane. Mt. Shasta is in the front yard, on 2.5 acres, 4,500ft elevation. Association dues, roads maintained and snow plowed. Skiing, hiking, fishing, etc. $245,000 OBO! Built 2005-06.

3 Penny { 06.26.10 at 3:59 am }

I have a Solar Adobe home and can’t convert my construction loan to a mortgage. Does anyone know of a mortgage company doing green homes? Help I don’t want to lose what my husband worked so hard on before he died. Penny K

4 Cage { 08.10.10 at 5:10 pm }

Bay of Fundy Off -the-grid house for sale. Privacy, independence, blueberry field, original growth forests and incredible views. Maybe you’ll find this compelling.

5 Roy Craggs { 10.25.11 at 4:50 am }

Off grid smallholding for sale. Location Mid Wales. 2-3 bed restored cottage, 11.33 acres rough pasture. Large stone barn suitable conversion. Other outbuildings. Stream, large pond. Private water and drainage. No near neighbours. Independant power system. Wind turbine, diesel generation. Large battery system with hi grade inverter. Broadband connection.
Unique property. £280 000. Approx 90 acres additional land available by separate negotiation.

6 Greg Alden { 11.26.11 at 7:24 am }

The Alden’s vacation home in McCloud, Ca has been reduced drasticly. That posting is an old one. It is now listed at $159,000!… Price is negotiable. We hate to part but need to move on. Also has 20 gpm well.

7 Bruce Campbell { 11.29.11 at 7:14 pm }

4000 sq ft log home off grid, all wood or propane in floor heat, 24 acres, 2 ponds & stream, adjoining national forest and trails.
Breckenridge, Colorado

8 Pam { 08.24.12 at 11:31 am }

Prime Arizona location…12 1/2 acres for sale… near Prescott …entire section off-grid…elevation approx. 5000 ft…lots of trees…beautiful area…

9 Dolores { 12.04.12 at 1:53 pm }

Would like to know more about the houses for sale, near Prescott Arizona, and McCloud California.
Thank you.

10 Deana { 07.19.13 at 12:59 pm }

Smoky Mtns, East Tn- 90 acres, borders Cherokee National Forest. Unfinished log home, 14×70 mobile, solar pwr, propane appliances, 8000 watt backup generator, 2springs, mtn. views ect…

11 Sharon { 07.20.13 at 3:22 am }

Looking for off the grid house

12 Jim Ludwig { 02.22.14 at 11:52 am }

Greetings! It is a beautiful winter day here in the mountains of western NC. Completely off grid passive solar home for sale in Burnsville, NC. Secluded 10 acre property with option on 20 acres adjacent. Good road and views, half mile from end of pavement. Lots of south facing glass. Hardwood floors, steel roof, wood furnace and radiant floor heat. 2 story shed, storage shed and chicken coop. Wooded property only 10 minutes to town, schools. JUST REDUCED $30,000! Asking $298,000. Jim 828-284-5501

13 Bruce { 03.10.14 at 11:38 pm }

We’d like to know more about Prescott and McCloud properties, too.

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