Model A A-Fold House


Model A A-Fold House

A-Fold Houses

Foldable A-frame structures setup within 3 days on-site

Nearly Ready (Prior Use Cases)


3 residents / 2 bedrooms

$57,000 / resident

Long-Term/Permanent (15+ years)

25 days offsite3 days onsite

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Concept Owner / Company: A-Fold Houses

A-Fold Houses are foldable A frame structures that can we setup within 3 days. The folding technique allows the home to be build and inspected in the factory to keep cost and build times low.

  • Quoted Total Cost: $171,000
  • Planned Occupancy (1 person/bed): 3 beds
  • Estimated Cost Per Bed: $57,000
  • Quote’s Total Interior Square Footage: 750 sqft
  • Quote Includes # Units: 1 unit
  • Used for Shelter Before: Yes, but only outside the U.S.
  • Readiness: Nearly Ready (Prior Use Cases)
  • In Stock / Ready to Ship Today: No
  • Manufacturer Identified and Available: N/A
  • Setup Speed: <90 Days
  • Setup Difficulty: Moderate (prefab assembly)
  • % Built Onsite: <10% – Arrives Ready, Almost All Built/Assembled Off-Site
  • Portability: Portable (after major disassembly)
  • Intended Use of Shelter: Long Term/Permanent (15+ years)



Design AdvantagesFoldable 2 story house. 2 day setup, all inspections done in factory.
Manufacturer IdentifiedYes
Used for shelter in the U.S.?No, first prototype for U.S. approval currently under construction
Prior use examples40 units have been ordered and 15 units have been installed so far (Europe only).
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