The first Blok unit by the start-up Blokable is placed on the grounds of the Edmonds Lutheran Church on June 29. The church is partnering with Compass Housing Alliance to build low-income housing on its property. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

The first Blok unit by the start-up Blokable is placed on the grounds of the Edmonds Lutheran Church on June 29. The church is partnering with Compass Housing Alliance to build low-income housing on its property. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

There’s a new kind of home on the Blok

Prefabricated structures offer more options for affordable housing.

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