13 Year Old Builds His Own Home For Only $1,500

Buying your own home is no easy feat, but then neither is building one. With $1,500 in his pocket, that’s exactly what 13-year-old Luke Thill did.

Built With His Own Two Hands

Luke Thill — an 8th grader from Dubuque, Iowa — had the idea to build his own 89-square-foot “structure. He refers to it as his “starter home.” Go figure.