Request for Proposals - Passive House Design Challenge

The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) seeks to demonstrate multi-family affordable housing built to Passive House standards in Massachusetts at a low-to no cost premium. The Passive House Design Challenge will make awards of up to $4,000 per unit for approximately 5-7 new construction affordable housing developments that are seeking Massachusetts Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC). 

Important Documents

Passive House Design Challenge Solicitation

Appendix 1 Authorized Applicant's Signature Form 

Appendix 2 Application Instructions

Appendix 3 Blank DHCD Pre-App

Appendix 4 Incremental Cost Template 

Appendix 5 Sample Grant Agreement 


Program Contact

Beverly Craig, Senior Project Manager Low & Moderate Income Programs -