Affordable Housing Building Decarbonization Summit (Session 3 of 5)

Host: California Housing Partnership

This summit consists of five two-hour convenings each focused on a specific building decarbonization topic. 

Session 3 – 10/26: Title 24 and Local Reach Codes

Session 3 will focus on state building energy code requirements, including the hypothetical passage of an all-electric building code in 2022 or soon after, as well as local jurisdiction reach codes that impact affordable multifamily. Topics of discussion: implications of the code requirements and timeline; impacts on building and management costs and rents; other impacts to the developer and owner.

Summit Overview

This summit is a forum for Nonprofit Affordable Housing Teams to discuss and recommend equitable decarbonize strategies for new and existing affordable housing properties. Amidst the perfect storm of a pandemic within a pre-existing housing emergency within a growing climate crisis, what factors should the state consider in addressing these overlapping priorities?