Homes for America

As a nonprofit developer providing affordable housing to special needs families and seniors, Homes for America is all about improving communities. Homes for America recently partnered with Pepco to develop Homes on Quaker Lane, a 62-and-up affordable housing community in Sandy Spring, Md.

At a Glance

  • Pepco offered incentives to Homes for America for following ENERGY STAR efficient building practices
  • Practices include installing energy-efficient HVAC systems, water management systems, and appliances
  • As a result, residents of the new community are enjoying lower utility bills and a more comfortable living space

Read the full Homes for America spotlight here.

Get Involved

Interested in becoming an ENERGY STAR New Homes homebuilder? Get started here.



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