Source: Peter Levavi, Clearinghouse Review, Vol. 42 nos. 1-2, May/June 2008
While many may agree that development, including affordable housing, should seek to be environmentally sensitive, developers, public agencies, and the general public disagree on what this commitment to green development should be. Blueprint for Greening Affordable Housing advocates an integrated design approach, gives best practices in green development, lists green affordable-housing developments across the country, and presents a dozen in-depth case studies of model projects.