How homes built by robots can help solve the affordable housing crisis: SQ4D Inc. has listed for sale the first 3D printed home in the United States slated to receive a certificate of occupancy.
This is the world’s first 3D printed home for sale
Built in Riverhead, New York, by SQ4D Inc. using their patent-pending ARCS Technology, this home offers 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1400 sqft, with a 2.5 car detached garage. Architecturally designed by nationally renowned engineering firm H2M, this home is carefully developed to exceed all energy efficiency codes and lower energy costs. SQ4D provides a stronger build than traditional concrete structures while utilising a more sustainable building process. It took just one-third the time to build as a regular bricks-and-mortar home, with just three operatives on site to oversee the automated process.
Technology is Changing the Way the World is Built
SQ4D Inc. has listed for sale the first 3D printed home in the United States. This residential property, printed on site using SQ4D’s revolutionary Autonomous Robotic Construction System (ARCS), is the first 3D printed home slated to receive a certificate of occupancy and is listed on Zillow.com for sale as new construction for $299,999.
The 3D printed home features approximately 1,500 square feet of living space, plus a 750 square foot 2 ½ car garage on a ¼ acre. This home includes 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, and features an open floor plan. Built with concrete, this home will deliver strength and durability that conventional wood-frame construction cannot match.
SQ4D will be including a 50-year limited warranty on their 3D printed structures. SQ4D is a pioneer in the Construction Technology industry and developed its patent-pending ARCS technology to robotically build the footings, foundations, interior and exterior walls on site of their homes. SQ4D’s proprietary hardware and software enables the construction site to be safer while creating eco-friendly concrete homes compared to traditional wood-frame construction at a fraction of the cost.
One way of Solving the Affordable Housing Crisis
SQ4D’s 3D printing technology can drive a lasting solution to this crisis by drastically reducing the cost of new home construction. Stephen King of Realty Connect, the Zillow Premier agent who has the listing, said “At $299,999, this home is priced 50% below the cost of comparable newly-constructed homes in Riverhead, NY and represents a major step towards addressing the affordable housing crisis plaguing long island.”
SQ4D’s listing of the first 3D printed home will forever change the construction industry, making its tagline, “Changing the Way the World is Built™” a reality. SQ4D currently has building plans being reviewed from New York to California.
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