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The pre-fab skyscraper? Bay Area housing crisis brings new era for modular homes

May 8, 2018View for printing

Inside a nondescript warehouse in a nondescript industrial park, workers for RAD Urban are assembling the building blocks of a modern apartment building.

Piece by piece, along a factory line, workers erect walls, string electrical wires, fasten plumbing, hang drywall and paint until a bare 12-foot by 30-foot steel chassis looks almost like a move-in ready apartment.

Louis Hansen ... ular-homes/
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