It is more important than ever to utilize the latest green building materials, techniques and energy saving initiatives. These efforts provide not only long-term financial benefits to affordable housing providers and residents, but also a positive environmental impact with more sustainable buildings in our local communities. HDC’s green building efforts and energy-saving strategies and programs have included

Solar Energy

Reduced Construction Water Consumption

Recycling of Existing Materials

Construction Waste Management

Low Flow Water Fixtures

Low VOC Materials

Pervious Paving


All our projects have exceeded CA Title 24 mandated energy requirements by 15% or more. Our environmental initiatives have offset up to 100% of common area energy usage and over 50% of tenant’s usage. Let us help you to help your community and the environment by developing sustainable affordable housing.

Many of our projects have met or exceeded the following standards: