Policy Makers

Your guide to greening affordable housing

Green affordable housing keeps utility bills and repair costs in check, helps residents stay healthy, and respects the community and environment. Learn how to bring these benefits to the projects that you manage, review, or finance.

Why Build Green;
How to Build Green;

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Why Build Green

Green building makes affordable housing a true asset to the community, one that gives low-income residents more comfortable and high-performance homes, respects the environment, and strengthens the regional economy....

How to Build Green

Green building is a design and construction approach that creates high-performing, healthy homes and communities. To help owners, developers, designers, builders, and remodelers build green successfully and cost-effectively, policies...