Orchards at Orenco has been chosen as a Green Winner!

Orchards at Orenco has been chosen as Affordable Housing Finance Reader’s Choice Award winner in the Green Category! A huge congratulationsĀ to our partners on this project Ankrom Moisan Architects, Inc., REACH Community Development, Green Hammer, and Housing Development Center. Orchards received Passive building certification and is expected to achieve a nearly 90% energy reduction for heating and 60%-70% reduction of overall energy use compared with a typical building in this region. Residents are already seeing lower utility costs.