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Study: Renters Expect a Green Living Environment and They Are Willing to Pay Extra For It

by YijunW

Nowadays, renters are expecting sustainable features such as energy efficiency and good indoor air quality in their apartments. It is a trend that is supported by the government. The entire multifamily financing offered by Fannie Mae, which… more...

  Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

0 replies | 2858 views | Posted on: 07/12/2018 | Last updated: 04/16/2020

The Next Generation of Housing – Prefabricated Homes

Affordable Housing,Prefabricated Homes

by Eileen Flynn Student

Traditionally, the process of constructing a house takes place on the same piece of land where the house will stay when completed. Construction teams travel to the same outdoor site for months and are forced to deal with space restrictions,… more...

  Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

1 replies | 4789 views | Posted on: 06/28/2018 | Last updated: 07/13/2018

Energy Efficiency and Solar Energy Can Help Make Housing Affordable Again, ACEEE Report Suggests

Affordable Housing,Energy Efficiency,Solar Energy

by Eileen Flynn Student

Many people view green building as an extra expense to an already difficult experience of finding somewhere to live, and afford to live. However, the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has released a report called "Our… more...

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0 replies | 2952 views | Posted on: 06/06/2018 | Last updated: 06/12/2018

Power monitoring and submetering 101- March 13, 14 - 2 locations in WI -

by Yishan

Want to reduce energy and operational costs, improve power and equipment reliability and minimize expensive downtime? Whether you’re a facility manager or business executive, of course you do. Join us to discuss how power monitoring syste… more...

  Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

0 replies | 738 views | Posted on: 03/04/2018 | Last updated: 06/25/2018

2017 New Gravity Housing Conference, August 3

Affordable Housing,Climate C

by AbbieKnight

The reality of climate change will fundamentally alter the way buildings are designed, built, and operated in the coming decades. At the same time, the need for quality affordable housing that can withstand increasingly extreme and volatile… more...

  Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

0 replies | 1207 views | Posted on: 07/13/2017 | Last updated: 07/18/2017

Connecting Affordable Housing and the Environment - How do We Convince More People, and Governments?

Affordable Green Housing

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

I want to point out a sincere and thoughtful piece I came across recently in Huffington Post Canada, British Columbia, by Steve Kux. Steve makes the great point that affordable housing and protecting our environment are integrally connected… more...

  Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

0 replies | 1631 views | Posted on: 05/18/2017 | Last updated: 05/18/2017

Low Income Solar Policy Guide and toolbox- by lowincomesolar.org

Affordable Green Housing

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

The Low-Income Solar Policy Guide is a tool for policymakers, community leaders and others who are working on solar access at the federal, state and local level. The Guide was developed by GRID Alternatives, Vote Solar, and the Center fo… more...

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0 replies | 1281 views | Posted on: 05/16/2017 | Last updated: 05/16/2017

Deep Energy Retrofits Initiative by Environmental Health Watch, Ohio

Affordable Housing,Energy Savings,Deep Energy Retrofits,Green Initiative

by Kalyani.rc Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

How low can you go? Imagine reducing the energy use in your home by 70-90%. It is possible– and can be economically feasible– without using renewable energy. Super-insulation and Passive House principles can be applied to existing housi… more...

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0 replies | 5079 views | Posted on: 03/15/2017 | Last updated: 03/15/2017

Affordable Green Housing Center Opens in Cleveland, Ohio

Affordable Housing,Green Homes,Ohio,Health and Environment

by Kalyani.rc Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

Various non-profits, government agencies, and community development organizations have partnerships and alliances devoted to promoting healthy green housing in Cleveland. The Affordable Green Housing Center (AGHC) is one such initiative est… more...

  Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

0 replies | 2552 views | Posted on: 03/15/2017 | Last updated: 03/15/2017

Free Webinar: Passive House for Multifamily Buildings, 2/28, 1:00 - 2:00PM EST

Multifamily,Passive House,475 High Performance Building

by Kalyani.rc Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

Passive House for Multifamily Buildings by 475 High Performance Building Supply Tuesday, February 28, 1:00 - 2:00 PM EST Free Webinar Building airtightness, moisture control, and healthy ventilation – with a focus on low-energy mul… more...

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0 replies | 1502 views | Posted on: 02/23/2017 | Last updated: 02/23/2017

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