YMCA to Build Affordable Prefab Houses for Those Priced Out of Cities

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The YMCA is hoping to keep young people in cities where they may otherwise be priced out. The organization is testing Y:Cubes, prefab houses that can be stacked or stand alone in a community setting, in southeast London. If the trial is successful, they hope to expand to other areas and cities.

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