|HUD No. 19-067
HUD Public Affairs
May 14, 2019
MINMAX SPACES, INC. TO FEATURE NEW HOUSING PROTOTYPE AT INNOVATIVE HOUSING SHOWCASE
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) today announced that MinMax Spaces, a provider of steel-framed modular and container relocatable buildings and storage solutions, will exhibit a new housing prototype at the inaugural "Innovative Housing Showcase," June 1-5, 2019, on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
The prototype will feature a modular home that is durable and easy to install but can also be flat packed for easy transportation.
"We're excited to feature innovators in housing and building technologies that are addressing some of the most pressing issues facing the housing industry, namely affordability and durability, through the use of new and innovative construction methods," said HUD Secretary Ben Carson.
"The housing affordability crisis is affecting both builders and consumers nationwide. We are honored to be co-hosting this event with HUD as we work together to find solutions to this growing problem," said Greg Ugalde, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders.
"MinMax Spaces Inc. is the premiere choice for safe, affordable and durable residential or commercial modular construction. Our innovative, creative buildings provide the economical, technological and ecological solutions that are the smart choice for virtually every budget," said Mike Reppe, President of MinMax Spaces, Inc.
The Innovative Housing Showcase is a five-day event on the National Mall that will highlight an array of new technologies and building solutions. These innovations could make housing more affordable for American families and more resilient during natural disasters. For more information, please visit www.hud.gov/Innovative_Housing.
|WHAT: HUD's Inaugural "Innovative Housing Showcase"
WHEN: June 1-5, 2019
WHERE: National Mall, Washington, D.C.
DETAILS: Please visit www.hud.gov/innovative_housing.
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