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Green Affordable Housing Program

Enrollment process is open! Eligible multifamily properties in the Eastern San Fernando Valley (check eligible zip codes below) can apply today! The Green Affordable Housing Program (GAHP) is a USGBC-LA initiative supported in part through the funding of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) Community Emission Reduction Grants Program. The program has been developed to create community resources for reducing energy and water use while reducing greenhouse gas emissions in naturally occurring affordable housing (NOAH) communities.

The Green Affordable Housing Program (GAHP) was developed by USGBC-LA and is supported in part through funding of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) Community Emission Reduction Grants Program. The program has been developed to deliver community resources for reducing energy and water as well as greenhouse gas emissions in naturally occurring affordable housing (NOAH).  

This program was developed to support all Angelenos in having healthy, efficient, and resilient places to live, work, and play. Many homes in areas of predominantly low-income housing or within historically underserved neighborhoods are energy-inefficient, within hazardous health areas, and add financial burden to the community residents through higher utility costs and medical expenses.

GAHP was designed to help fill the market gap while providing healthy, sustainable resources to owners and residents of NOAH multi-family properties located in the Eastern San Fernando Valley (e.g., Pacoima, Panorama City, Van Nuys, and North Hollywood) by providing:

  • Tenant Workshops in English and Spanish covering sustainable practices & occupant health to help reduce utility costs;
  • Enrollment assistance with LADWP programs and rebates;
  • Installation of community EV charging stations; and
  • Subsidized installation of innovative new green building technology to reduce utility costs

 

Workshops for both property owners and tenants will be delivered at 20 selected multi-family properties starting in November 2021. Participants will receive a toolkit with resources on sustainable practices and occupant health, programs and rebates, tips on water and energy savings, building retrofit support and more!

 

Workshops and coffee talks will be delivered at 20 selected multi-family properties starting in November 2021. The participants will receive a toolkit with resources on sustainable practices and occupant health, programs and rebates, tips on water and energy savings, building retrofits, and more. 

The Green Affordable Housing Program is now live and accepting applications!

Take advantage of FREE guidance and resources to become a healthier and more sustainable environment for residents, while also saving on energy, water, and waste!

Click here to submit!

Submit an application to be a speaker for our tenant engagement workshops that fuel this essential program! (English and/or Spanish)

For more information, please contact us at info@usgbc-la.org.

*Eligible properties must: 

Be located in the East San Fernando Valley within these zip codes and have a minimum of 20 units.

For more information, please contact us at info@usgbc-la.org.

 

 

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Check out the LADWP Programs and Rebates in the resources below

Resources

LADWP Air Conditioning Optimization Program (ACOP)

LADWP Attic Insulation Rebate Program

LADWP California Friendly Landscaping

LADWP Commercial Direct Install (CDI)

LADWP Community Program

LADWP Community Solar Program

LADWP Consumer Rebate Program (CRP)

LADWP Custom Water Conservation Projects Technical Assistance Program

LADWP Education Programs

LADWP Efficient Product Marketplace (EPM)

LADWP Electric Vehicle Charger Rebate Program

LADWP Energy Efficiency & Rebates

LADWP Free Water Conservation Items

LADWP Home Energy Improvement Program (HEIP)

LADWP Programs for Low-Income Customers

LADWP Refrigerator Exchange Program (REP)

LADWP Used Electric Vehicle Rebate Program

LADWP Water Conservation

LADWP- Summer Energy Savings Tips

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