Apparently, there is a housing crisis everywhere.
In the UK they are looking for solutions to their own housing crisis.
Most first-time buyers can only dream of buying a home for less than £50,000 – but it is possible if you’re prepared to go ‘modular’.
This involves selecting pre-fabricated, low-cost modules of various sizes which are then put together by skilled craftsmen.
The customer can then choose the interior design, giving an end-product which could be an office, hotel, school or house – and that includes starter homes.
The Modulhus, one such starter home, has now been crowned winner of an annual shoestring design competition. Read more »