Milford Housing Development Corporation
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
New Home Construction
Milford Affordable Housing Development (MAHD) is a nonprofit developer of affordable housing with a mission to provide housing solutions to people of modest means. MAHD is receiving ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence recognition for its dedication to making homeownership more affordable through ENERGY STAR and its Self-Help Housing program. Key 2014 accomplishments include:
- Developing 22 ENERGY STAR certified homes, with an additional 15 homes under construction.
- Lowering monthly utility costs of homeowners by approximately $50 – $70 compared to the estimated costs in comparable non-ENERGY STAR certified homes, while also increasing homeowner comfort.
- Committing to build 100 percent of all new housing units to ENERGY STAR requirements, including both rental and ownership units.
- Promoting its ENERGY STAR partnership on its website, providing homeowners with ENERGY STAR home certificates, and placing ENERGY STAR plaques on each home, so homeowners can proudly acknowledge their certified homes.