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States Working to Green Affordable Housing

The Enterprise Foundation has released a report that summarizes how different states are using federal low-income housing tax credits to support green building. “The report finds that many states encourage developers to meet some standard of energy and/or water efficiency; utilize sustainable, durable materials; and ensure proximity to services and amenities,” according to Enterprise. The full report is available at For more information about greening affordable housing, see


Vol. 14, No. 3.

Published June 1, 2005

Boehland, J. (2005, June 1). States Working to Green Affordable Housing. Retrieved from

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