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 congratulations┬áto 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.