History teaches us that we don’t learn from history. Knowing what we did of history, many forecasters predicted that the deregulation of our financial system would ultimately be unsustainable and lead to collapse. In fact, there were many empirical warnings that the system was failing including admonitions from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. On March
The Northwest Ecobuilding Guild is an association of builders, designers, homeowners, tradespeople, manufacturers, suppliers and others interested in ecologically sustainable homes. Of its seven regional chapters, Seattle (Central Puget Sound Chapter) is by far the largest, which is no doubt because of the large pool of green building professionals and eco-minded homeowners that live here.
How to Retrofit Your Home is a workshop that we highly recommend. Not only will it be right on target with addressing health and sustainability issues, but it’s taught by some of our favorite industry professionals. These guys are down on the ground walking the talk, making it all happen! Robert Burns, of Envision 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
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
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
You are now reading the very first post on Infiniti RED’s news blog. We expect this blog to evolve over the coming months, but the idea is to keep it simple in design and rich in content. This blog will be written by the Infiniti RED team – Eva Otto, Danielle Johnson, Cally Fulton and