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A Different Kind of Pop-Up

by UrbanTurf Staff

A Different Kind of Pop-Up: Figure 1
A rendering of the Heijmans One.

A different type of pop-up than the one front and center in DC is taking shape in the Netherlands.

Dutch construction company Heijmans has created a pre-fabricated home — the Heijmans One — aimed at offering a lower rent option for young professionals in and around Amsterdam. Oh, and it can be installed in 24 hours.

The homes are meant for one occupant, and have a kitchen, bathroom, living room, a separate bedroom and a front door with an outside patio. The one thing that the homes need: a vacant plot of land to sit on.

A Different Kind of Pop-Up: Figure 2
Inside the Heijmans One.

Currently, a 28 year-old Amsterdam resident is giving the home a three-month test drive. Based on her experience, “the Heijman’s team will further develop the concept for the market.”

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This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/a_different_kind_of_pop-up/9444

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