Potters Lane

California Modular Building Project - Potters Lane Inside Potters Lane - A Modular Building Project in California

Project Summary

Potters Lane is the first apartment building for chronically homeless veterans in the United States, made out of recycled shipping containers. Designed and manufactured for American Family Housing, an organization whose mission is to provide housing and services to support homeless and low-income families and adults.

The project is a Merit Award winner in the Affordable Housing category of the 2018 Builder’s Choice & Custom Home Design Awards.

Project Features

  • First-of-its-kind permanent supportive housing development to use recycled shipping containers
  • Reduced development inefficiencies, increased sustainability and energy efficiency, and created opportunities to leverage scarce resources

Project Team

Project Details

Project Type
Orange County, CA
Containers Used
(52) 20' recycled containers
Fabrication Time
4 months

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