The Innovation Challenge Phase Two

The Challenge: Healthy Affordable Housing

Fannie Mae congratulates the contract awardees for The Challenge: Healthy Affordable Housing!

The selected pilots will be in Illinois, Montana, New Jersey, North Carolina, and Washington, D.C., with ideas focused on providing healthy affordable housing by: creating vertical greenhouses that provide fresh produce and community wellness in urban areas, building trauma–informed tiny homes to prevent chronic homelessness, integrating telehealth tools into senior and affordable housing, integrating healthcare sector investments into affordable housing, and offering telemedicine visits and home remediation to prevent childhood asthma.

Take a closer look and meet the five contract awardees:

The Innovation Challenge Phase 1