Enterprise Green Communities is the only sustainability focused rating system designed specifically for affordable housing projects. Signature Sustainability is a Technical Assistance Provider for Green Communities and can assist your team with the certification process, pulling from years of experience on a variety of different types of affordable and sustainable housing projects. As a TA Provider, we work closely with both the project team and the Green Communities Technical team, to help to keep your project on-track.

Green Communities certification can provide a solid path to energy reduction and sustainable design goals. Green Communities Criteria focuses on eight categories:

  1. Integrative Design
  2. Location + Neighborhood Fabric
  3. Site Improvements
  4. Water Conservation
  5. Energy Efficiency
  6. Materials
  7. Healthy Living Environment
  8. Operations, Maintenance + Resident Engagement

For additional information please contact us, or check out the Enterprise Green Communities website.