Gizmag has an article on the Alpod mobile home. It’s called a mobile home, but at 480 sq. ft. one can easily classify it as a tiny house. It doesn’t have wheels, yet the home is designed to be carried on a trailer to its destination.
Why there are not more examples of the manufactured or modular home industries supplying modern tiny houses is a question of demand. There are businesses constructing tiny houses on wheels, but nothing like the manufactured, modular housing companies. Besides people stuck in their thinking about what a house should be, imagination seems to go out the window when it comes to providing models to the public. Nevertheless, the modular housing makers have consistently offered incredible, modern designs at the size of a typical house. Here are some on Curbed, some of which qualify as a tiny home or range in size from small to average size.