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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# modular housing

This year
Taoiseach 'horrified' by burning of refugee tents as ministers to meet gardaí over protests
Migrant groups have expressed grave concern for the safety of asylum seekers sleeping rough.
A makeshift camp for migrants on Dublin's Sandwith Street was torched on Friday night amid demonstrations.
Integration Minister Roderic O'Gorman said people have the right to protest but not to 'intimidate'.
The Green Party TD said 180 beds will become available to be offered to migrants in the coming days.
Modular housing being held up by site issues, warns state architect
A number of rapid-build homes are being constructed at sites across the country to house Ukrainian refugees.
Taoiseach to meet OPW minister over lack of progress on modular housing for Ukrainian refugees
Not a single unit has been delivered yet despite repeated promises about when the first homes would be ready.
Last year
First of 500 modular homes to accommodate Ukrainian refugees to be built by November
All of the units are set to be two-bed apartments and will be able to accommodate a maximum of four refugees.
All time
Government provided just 20% of its planned target of rapid-build houses by the end of last year
The government’s 2017 Rebuilding Ireland progress report was released this week.
Car crashed through fence at Dublin modular housing site, then set alight
Construction on the rapid-build homes at the site is due to begin next week.
Finglas residents protest 'unnatural' plans for modular housing
The Finglas Action Group claim that the site of a proposed development has a history of anti-social behaviour.
There's no reason to rejoice over rip-off modular houses. Let's build proper homes instead
Modular homes are exceptionally poor value for money in the long term, writes Dublin councillor Cian O’Callaghan.
Next month, some people will FINALLY move into these temporary modular houses
“Snagging is expected to conclude during April 2016″.
Modular housing set to be delayed after Dublin City Council cancels tender over 'technical issue'
A new tender was issued today.
Here's a look inside New York City's first 'micro apartment'
This is the first modular prefab constructed building in New York City.
Proposals for more modular housing sites announced - here's where they are
Fingal and Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown councils have put forward the proposals.
Modular homes in Ballymun delayed after security staff threatened by people in balaclavas
The council signed a deal with Western Building Systems Ltd to have the 22 homes built by this Monday.
Plans for modular housing slammed as building actual houses would be cheaper
The department has said it is building houses but it will be two years before they come on stream and this is the solution in the meantime.
Dublin may be getting five modular housing sites - here's where they'll be
But they divide opinion.
The first modular homes are being fast-tracked to be in place by Christmas
But where will they be put?
This week’s vital property news: A drop in Dublin prices and controversy over fire-proofing
Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.
Can 500 prefabs like this solve Dublin's homeless crisis?
The government has announced that 500 modular housing units are to be built in the capital with 150 delivered within four months.
Could one of these six homes be the answer to the homeless crisis?
The four Dublin local authorities have opened a demonstration of modular housing.