Playa Escondida, a proposal for 128 units of affordable housing, is a combination of studio, 1 bed, 2 bed and 3 bedroom apartments, in the heart of Hobbs, New Mexico
In conjunction with the competitive low income housing tax credit round, MFA conducts an independently juried design competition. Projects selected by the design competition jury are awarded additional Project Selection Criteria points in accordance with the 2013 Qualified Allocation Plan.
Andalusia, is intended to be New Mexico’s first Passive House Certified rental apartment complex and to achieve net-zero energy consumption and net-zero carbon emissions annually with all energy required for heating, cooling, lighting and domestic hot water generated on-site.
The Volks is one of our current sit-zero-energy buildings under construction. Last week we supervised the blower door test to test our new air tightness strategy. It came in at a .23 ACH @ 50 p. This building is a spec.