Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo | LIHTC Pueblo Homes

Ysleta del Sur Pueblo is located within the cities of El Paso and Socorro, Texas. This low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) Pueblo Homes project is situated in a 66-acre master planned community called District II in Socorro. As a clustered multiuse project, this mix of single-family and multifamily homes in a 60-unit development, with 30 duplexes and 30 single-family homes. Additional site elements include a playground/picnic area and community center/police substation. The project is the first Native American LIHTC project in Texas.

This case study forms part of the Case Studies 2013 project by the Sustainable Native Communities Collaborative (SNCC). These case studies are foundational to SNCC's multi-year effort to research and share the exciting work that tribes are undertaking across the country.

About The Sustainable Native Communities Collaborative

The Sustainable Native Communities Collaborative (SNCC) was founded in New Mexico in 2009 to advance the development of culturally and environmentally responsive housing design within American Indian communities.

Through planning, architectural design, technical assistance and research, the collaborative help tribal communities gain self-sufficiency, improve their impacts on the natural world, and develop healthy, green, culturally-appropriate communities.