• Pipe dream? Hong Kong architect proposes low-cost tube homes

    4 monthes ago - By National Post

    Hong Kong's notoriously expensive housing makes owning an affordable home a pipe dream for many residents.
    A local architect has proposed a novel idea to help alleviate that problem: building stylish micro-apartments inside giant concrete drainage pipes.
    James Law's OPod Tube Housing is still just at the conceptual stage, but it's attracted attention as an innovative though untested way to deal with housing shortages.
    At 100 square feet the tube houses are not that much smaller than Hong Kong's infamous “cubicle homes” - older apartments subdivided into cramped and squalid living spaces...
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  • Pipe dream? Hong Kong architect proposes low-cost tube homes

    4 monthes ago - By Miami Herald

    Hong Kong's notoriously expensive housing makes owning an affordable home a pipe dream for many residents. A local architect has proposed a novel idea to help alleviate that problem: building...
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