Beat Blog

by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jan 06, 2022
On Wednesday, December 15, Better Buildings Challenge multifamily partner NHT Communities hosted Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia L. Fudge and DOE Secretary Jennifer M. Granholm at its Vintage Gardens community in West Baltimore, Maryland. Baltimore Mayor Brandon...
by Blakely Jarrett, ICF on Mar 19, 2018
There are plenty of energy and water efficiency resources available to multifamily property owners, but locating the right one can be a challenge. The BBC Multifamily team has responded by creating a new Multifamily Energy and Water Efficiency Resources page on the HUD Exchange. The resources are...
by Leslie Zarker, ICF on Sep 17, 2017
Most of us know Yoda as a cute, rumpled little geriatric urging all of us to be our best selves. But for the past year, 100 Better Buildings Challenge multifamily partners have participated in YoDa, HUD’s shorthand for the Year of Data drive. The acronym is appropriate in more ways than one, as...