Case Studies

HUD USER publishes a series of case studies based on federal, state and local strategies that increase affordable housing opportunities, apply sustainable features and practices, and increase access to public transportation. The projects featured in these reports have demonstrated innovation through a multitude of partnerships and initiatives. Each report outlines a project’s objectives and the development strategies used to achieve them.


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El Paso, Texas: Net-Zero  Energy Housing for Seniors
El Paso, Texas: Net-Zero Energy Housing for Seniors

A 73-unit affordable housing development for very low-income seniors in El Paso, Texas is helping establish a new standard for sustainable affordable housing in Texas and throughout the United States. Developed by the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso (HACEP), the Paisano Green Community combines passive and active design to help the building attain net-zero energy consumption and a Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design (LEED) Platinum certification for Building Design and Construction in the New Construction... Learn More>>


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