Gallery: San Francisco’s SmartSpace SoMa is the First Prefab Micro Hous...

 
San Francisco recently saw the opening of the first prefabricated micro housing project in the US! Developed by Panoramic Interests, SmartSpace SoMA is a complex of sub-300 sq ft apartments designed by Lowney Architecture and fabricated by local prefab builder ZETA. The urban infill lot is close to transit and stores and provides 23 studio apartments with full kitchens and fold-out beds. The project is currently aiming for LEED Platinum certification and has secure bike parking along with an on-site City CarShare lot.

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  1. Sherry Abbott-Brooks July 8, 2013 at 3:54 pm

    how I wished they would provide something like this for people like me.. low income due to disability … I dream of a small space that is clean and safe for myself…nothing much more than the size of a large closet or bathroom..something that meets my needs.. sleep,eat, bathroom..peace

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