Columbia City Lights the Way to Green Living

Columbia City Lights the Way to Green Living With residents just a short walk to high-speed transportation, farmer’s markets, parks and Columbia City’s rich diversity of restaurants and shops, Columbia City promises to be a mecca for Seattle urbanites living green. In anticipation of the Light Rail opening in July, the area around the new

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LEED for Homes Showcase

Thanks to a wide-scale adoption of the Built Green program in this region, use of the LEED for Homes rating system for residential new construction is still somewhat of a novelty. For this reason, we like to give special attention to LEED for Homes projects when they are available for the public to see. Not

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Selling NW Energy Star Homes

We have invited Pam Worner, founder of the green building consulting firm Green Dog Enterprises, to teach her “Selling NW Energy Star Homes” workshop at Fremont Green. Pam is certified as a third-party verifier for the Northwest ENERGY STAR Homes program, four different Built Green programs and the nation-wide certification offered by NAHB. Plus, she

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Fremont Green on 42nd

We are pleased to announce that we have just listed Fremont Green on 42nd. These 4-Star Built Green/Energy Star certified townhomes in the heart of Fremont were designed by AIA Architects Shugart Bates and built by CA James | Fine Home Builders. Fremont Green’s contemporary design and work/live flexibility is a breath of fresh air

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Columbia City Green – Behind the Walls

Our Behind the Walls tours of green building projects originally started way back when we listed 13 5-Star Built Green townhomes in the redeveloped community of Rainier Vista. These homes were built by the Queen of Green herself, Martha Rose, of Martha Rose Construction and were loaded with green features a majority of the general

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