The Iowa Innovative Housing Project

(AKA, the 3D Affordable Innovative Technologies Housing Project)

Creating a collaborative in-state ecosystem for high performing affordable housing through innovative and emerging 21st century technologies and strategies.


  • Zero energy​
  • Housing affordability​
  • Resiliency and sustainability and longevity ​
  • Ability to respond to disaster​
  • Streamlined processes for quicker to market affordable homes​
  • Workforce development (capacity building in formal and informal environments)​
  • Retain Iowa talent to supply future communities in need​
  • Local community policy (codes/ordinance/acceptability of 3D technology) ​
  • Collaboration with local parties and partners​
  • Advanced technology educational opportunities in academic setting