That vacant property site on Fishamble street had been earmarked by the council for a pilot owner-designed and built apartment scheme. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Prefabricated “rapid delivery” apartments planned for a Dublin City Council-owned site on Fishamble Street will not be reserved for homeless families (...)

Fishamble Street: Dublin City Council is seeking tenders from modular housing builders to provide and erect “portable” apartments a site there. Photograph: Eric Luke

The first prefabricated “rapid delivery” apartment scheme for homeless families is to be installed in Dublin city centre by next March. Dublin City (...)

Dublin City Council has studied a model used by Lewisham Borough Council in south London which last year completed a modular apartment complex  providing 24 homes for families living in emergency accommodation

Prefabricated modular homes, which can be dismantled and reassembled at different locations, are being reconsidered for temporary accommodation for ho(...)

The council is following a model used by London’s Lewisham council which has completed a modular apartment complex providing 24 homes for families living in emergency accommodation. Photograph: Martin Godwin

Fifty years after the construction of the Ballymun flats, Dublin City Council is returning to pre-fabricated apartment blocks to provide a solution to(...)