Shipping containers: affordable housing solution?

By Michael Laris The Washington Post Published Jul 21, 2014 at 12:01AM
Bill O’Leary / The Washington Post Terminal manager Bill Creese spray paints a shipping container which is being readied for placement on a lot in Washington, D.C., In Dundalk, Maryland, this month. Discarded shipping containers are being eyed as a solution to the shortage of affordable housing.