Follow

i agree that shipping container homes are a scam. there may be a justification for modular homes in the shipping container footprint to ease transportability

it's a pure aesthetic thing. and portable prefab houses have existed for a while, trailer homes

youtu.be/i7yEDz6bCfU

along with "3D Printed Homes", there are a lot of tech companies looking for a quick buck from investors to have technology solve a problem

the housing crisis is a political issue, we can easily and cheaply churn out homes if we wanted to conventionally

@poppyhaze

absolutely 100% this. it’s not even immediately a physical crisis, as there’s hella housing units sitting empty solely as investments. step 0 before even building new stuff would be to open up all of these empty spaces for people to live in.

@goldcarrot a pied-a-terre tax along with a blight tax is a "within the system" would force investment landlords to lower rents to market rates so they stop sitting empty

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Girlcock.club

Gc.c is an instance by trans women for trans folk and strives to keep the security and enjoyment of our users in mind.