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Homes Design + Construction Guide

Applies to single family homes, low-rise multi-family (one to three stories), or mid-rise multi-family (four to six stories):

Homes and Multifamily Lowrise | Multifamily Midrise

Getting Started

How to use this reference guide
LEED Work Plan

Minimum Program Requirements

Minimum Program Requirements

Rating System Selection Guidance

Rating System Selection Guidance

Credit Category Overviews

LT Overview
SS Overview
WE Overview
EA Overview
MR Overview
EQ Overview
IN Overview
RP Overview