Tuesday, 11 December 2018

"Paneláks" - home for many Czechs, but what does the future hold?

Radio Prague |
7 December 2018

Every third Czech lives in a "panelák". These blocks of flats made of prefabricated parts are a typical feature of all the former Soviet satellite countries. They were built to last only for two or three generations. Now, their inhabitants are doing their best to prolong their life-span. However, they still pose a serious housing problem for the future.