Rapid Build Housing

Providing Emergency Housing for homeless families as an alternative to overcrowded hotels and B&Bs is very welcome.

However whether or not rapid build housing is the most cost effective method remains to be seen. I’ve been calling for several months now for a Cost Effectiveness Analysis to compare this form of housing delivery with other forms to see which is the best approach.

These are a couple of articles I’ve written to draw attention to some of the questions that need answering regarding Rapid Build/ so called Modular Housing:

http://www.thejournal.ie/readme/modular-housing-issues-2705850-Apr2016/
http://www.broadsheet.ie/2016/04/12/rapid-questions/