steel container houses

Boise nonprofit offers homes made of steel containers

A Boise nonprofit will begin accepting applications for families that want to live in one of four affordable houses made of steel shipping containers.The Idaho Statesman reported Saturday that the four-bedroom, two-bathroom homes will rent for $843 per month. The rent includes electricity, water, sewer and trash.Each house includes a stove, dishwasher, microwave, washer and dryer and has a covered parking space and one uncovered space.