Provision for appropriate and affordable housing is a significant challenge in both emerging and industrialized countries. Conventional constructions in dense urban, rural, or remote areas put enormous pressure on cost and resource efficiency. It captivates the private and government sector construction industries. Modular houses or pre-fab houses can offer great opportunities for both environmental and economic performances. It is emerging as the most cost-effective and attractive alternative to on-site constructions.
The modular houses or pre-fab houses create a good market share in the prefabrication industry. Its overall construction output remains prevalent in most developing countries, including Australia. In order to enhance the profile of prefab housing and effectively improve high performance, sustainable, and affordable housing, it is essential to understand and study the needs and perceptions of the construction projects adequately.