Green Design

Enterprise Updates Cost-Effective Framework for All Affordable Housing
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Enterprise Updates Cost-Effective Framework for All Affordable Housing

Enterprise's Tom Osdoba and Katie Swenson outline new features of the 2015... More

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Sustainable Features That Provide the Biggest Bang for the Buck

Building envelope and orientation as well as water-conserving measures are good economic bets, according to developers. More

Five Strategies for Engaging Residents on Sustainability
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Five Strategies for Engaging Residents on Sustainability

Developers share their best approaches for getting residents to help maintain... More

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States Continue to Push Green Housing States Continue to Push Green Housing

Third-party green building certification programs are becoming increasingly important in state QAPs, according to Global Green USA's 2013 analysis. More

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First PACE Retrofit Financing Closes

A Washington, D.C., property has become the first affordable housing community to be financed with Property Assessed Clean Energy funds. More

A Green Vision for the Big Easy
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A Green Vision for the Big Easy

NEW ORLEANS—After Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, Matt Petersen,... More

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QAPs Get Greener

Every state made a clear effort to include and support green building measures into their low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) programs in 2009. More

Valuing Green Design and Construction
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Valuing Green Design and Construction

For most people, finding and making a home is a very personal process of... More

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Affordable Housing Design in 2020

With an eye toward new technologies and advances in sustainable design, Affordable Housing Finance magazine challenged architects to use their imagination to envision what affordable housing will look like in the year 2020. More

S.F.’s Latest Project Earns Early Praise
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S.F.’s Latest Project Earns Early Praise

SAN FRANCISCO—A newly completed affordable housing complex for seniors is being... More

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