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Return of the prefab: Could ‘flat-pack’ homes solve Manchester’s housing crisis?

Return of the prefab: Could ‘flat-pack’ homes solve Manchester’s housing crisis?

Urban Splash, the Castlefield company which rose to national prominence by regenerating decaying mills, has just bought a modular construction business and attracted TV architect George Clarke, of C4’s ‘Amazing Spaces’ fame, and Noel McKee, the entrepeneur behind WeBuyAnyCar.com, as investors.

 

“They come on a low loader and get assembled in a single day,” Tom Bloxham, founder of Urban Splash says.

 

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