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Affordable Housing Week, May 11-21

Affordable Housing Week, May 11-21

Events, Uncategorized
Affordable Housing week is coming up and CMFNH participants in the East Bay are hosting some exciting events. Check out some of the innovative panels, workshops and discussions below. View the event calendar here and visit www.EBHO.org for more information. (more…)
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2017 CMFNH Program Orientation

2017 CMFNH Program Orientation

Training, Uncategorized
Join the California Multifamily New Homes staff for the 2017 California Multifamily New Homes (CMFNH) program webinar. The 2017 program launches later this week, and TRC has updated the program to help builders prepare for crucial changes to California's 2019 energy code. (more…)
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The New CMFNH Eligibility Metric

The New CMFNH Eligibility Metric

Tech Tip, Uncategorized
Learn about the Delta Energy Design Rating, the new eligibility metric for the California Multifamily New Homes program. The Delta EDR is the difference between the ‘Standard Design EDR’ and the ‘Proposed Design EDR’. The current versions of CBECC-Res and EnergyPro generate multiple versions of the EDR. Below is a list of the five EDRs currently available. The minimum requirement for entry in to the program is a Delta EDR score of 3 for all climate zones (CZ 1-16). The Delta EDR compares a home’s energy use to what that same home’s energy use would be if built to the prescriptive path. For an equitable entry across all climate zones, the Delta EDR also allows bonus performance embedded “Point Kickers” that can add to the Delta EDR points for incentive calculation.…
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See you at the CAA Expo

See you at the CAA Expo

Events
Are you attending the California Apartment Association (CAA) Connect Expo? The CMFNH team looks forward to seeing you! Contact us if you'd like to set up a time to meet in person and discuss upcoming projects. This year's conference takes place in Santa Clara at the Convention Center on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Visit the CAA website for more information.
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