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Vibrant Affordable Housing Prototypes in Los Angeles

Lehrer Architects develops a new model for affordable housing in Los Angeles.
March 3, 2015
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Green and Affordable Structure Fits Three Families in One 28-Foot-Wide Lot

Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic multifamily structure on a formerly vacant lot.
February 15, 2015
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Game On: Great Design in Super Bowl Cities

Prepare for Super Bowl XLIX by revisiting these projects in (or near) stadiums that have hosted recent NFL championship games.
January 30, 2015
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A Modern Trailer is an Experiment in Small-Space Living

In Canada's Yukon Territory, a college instructor builds a lightweight, efficient 97-square-foot mobile dwelling.
January 22, 2015

Habitat for Humanity Home in Kansas Channels Midcentury California

El Dorado's Habitat for Humanity prototype brings Eichler-esque style to the prairie.
January 4, 2015
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Most Popular Homes of 2014: Built on a Budget

To celebrate 2014, we're rounding up the homes that were most popular on this year. Here, we've gathered the five most popular houses that were built affordably, from a family home in Pittsburgh to a prefab shelter in Vietnam.
December 28, 2014
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It Took Less Than a Month to Assemble this Entirely Modular Apartment Building in NYC

Winning the race to build the tallest prefab building in New York City, Gluck+ assembles 28 affordable housing units in less than a month.
December 26, 2014
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Small, Green, and Mighty: Hurricane-Proof Prefab

A new prefab company represents the future of low-impact affordable housing.
December 10, 2014
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Highly Flexible House Designed for a Musician on a Budget

In Kansas City, an architecture studio designs an adaptable house for a musician on a budget.
November 12, 2014