Housing Authority of City of Buenaventura, CA


Challenge Commitment
560Thousand Square Feet
Goals Progress
20%Reduction in Energy Intensity

The Housing Authority of the City of San Buenaventura (HACSB) is a dynamic organization that has served the needs of low income residents of the City of Ventura since 1949. It currently owns and manages 718 public housing units, 1,374 Section 8 Vouchers, and 109 non-HUD housing units, and serves over 2,200 families.

HACSB will achieve the goals of the Better Buildings Challenge through refinancing offered through the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program and Low Income Housing Tax Credits program, and through local energy efficiency rebates. Each RAD transaction will be certified and will meet the California Tax Credit Allocation Committee’s sustainable building method scoring options for rehabilitation projects.