Part 1: Barriers to Achieving Sustainable and Affordable Housing

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Census data shows that nearly 60% of multifamily (MF) properties were built before 1980, and more than half of MF rental units available are at least 50 years old. These aging properties are inefficient and often in need of significant rehab. A National Resource Defense Council study estimated $6.5 billion of net benefit (after accounting for costs) is achievable by …

ICAST 2015 Annual Report Released

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In 2015, ICAST expanded its service territory to Texas, where Triple Bottom Line Foundation became an official Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) lender. In New Mexico, our Multifamily Retrofit Program became a contractor to the state Mortgage Finance Authority for their new multifamily weatherization assistance program, and a Trade Ally to Xcel Energy and PNM, and NM Gas. Read more about ICAST’s team, programs, …