Silver Gardens, Albuquerque, NM

This award-winning development has achieved a LEED Platinum certification and is the first affordable housing development in the country to sell carbon offsets. Sustainable “green” features include rooftop solar panels and wind turbines. Includes 122 units with a mixture of studios, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom units. Prices range from zero income units to various below market rates on most, with nine units at market price. ¬†SHC-NM is the co-developer and nonprofit¬†partner in Silver Gardens with¬†Romero Rose LLC.¬†SHC-NM coordinates services for special needs residents who live in the complex.