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November 5, 2015
These homes show that prefabs not only inspire creative designs, but budget-friendly solutions, as well.

Starting from $115,000

Cubicco, a Dutch prefab company with an office in Miami, is working to bring stylish affordability to the Miami area. Their prefab homes, like the Cabana Beach model, place sustainability, hurricane-resistance, and contemporary design all within the same package. 

 

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Christoph Morlinghaus
Originally appeared in 8 Cutting-Edge New Prefabs
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The S House Prefab Prototype in Vietnam

$4,000 to build

In the Mekong Delta, where homes usually need to be rebuilt every few years, Vietnam's Vo Trong Nghia Architects have created a prefab model that is flexible, affordable, and most importantly, strong enough to stand up to the flooding and climate challenges of the region. The S House Prototype features a precast concrete frame that is light enough to be transported by skiffs up the Mekong River, and has a natural exterior that provides ventilation and natural light, while also allowing it to blend into its surroundings. 

 

 

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Hiroyuki Oki
Originally appeared in Affordable Prefab Prototype in Vietnam
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Baltimore Habitat for Humanity prefab row house

Less than $100 per square foot

Soon after retiring, architect Edward Paul Haladay began volunteering for Habitat for Humanity in Baltimore, and set out to create practical prefab solutions for blue collar families in the city. The result was a set of nine row-house structures.

Originally appeared in Prefab for Humanity
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Starting at $179,000, the C6 is a three-bedroom, two-bath, 1,232-square-foot home outfitted with comfort and sustainability in mind. According to Glenn, hitting that magic number was the biggest challenge of designing this home, but, “a combination of sma

Starting at $179,000

Inspired by Joseph Eichler's modern homes from the 1950s and 1960s, the C6 prefab model from LivingHomes also possesses LEED Platinum status, a comfortable interior design, and a reasonable price-tag. 

 

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Originally appeared in Green & Affordable Prefab Home Debuts in Palm Springs
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going dutch prefab affordable laminated veneer lumber

Starting from $115,000

Cubicco, a Dutch prefab company with an office in Miami, is working to bring stylish affordability to the Miami area. Their prefab homes, like the Cabana Beach model, place sustainability, hurricane-resistance, and contemporary design all within the same package. 

 

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