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Webinar: Journey to Almost Passive House & LEED Platinum Near-Zero Home
April 8, 2013, Comments Off

Finally it is here – after 2 years of filming and a big thanks to four Grand Valley State University Interns, 2 h ...

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AES expands and fills ED position due to growth in Green Building Market
February 10, 2013, Comments Off

A local nonprofit organization that educates and trains homeowners, builders, architects, and others in green building p ...

Determining Value of Solar Just Got Easier
February 2, 2012, 1 Comment

The additional property value of solar has always been an issue in the industry. Homeowners and professionals both recog ...

New Appraisal Form details Green and Solar Features
October 11, 2011, 1 Comment

The Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, has made it easier t ...

2011 Energy Star Tax credits
July 6, 2011, Comments Off

Anyone building a Green Home or looking to build to the LEED for Homes standard could certainly benefit from the renew ...

Finding Green Values
How to find a Green Appraiser
June 27, 2011, 1 Comment

One of the key players in the real estate transaction process is the appraiser. Much like a certified green home has a t ...

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AES Report Shows Increased Value of LEED Homes
December 17, 2010, 6 Comments

In a newly-released report, the Alliance for Environmental Sustainability (AES) analyzed data from LEED-certified homes ...

Financial Incentives for Green Remodeling
October 13, 2010, Comments Off

It’s no surprise that there are a lot of incentives out there for folks that are doing any remodeling that help en ...

Legal & Business Perspectives on Green Building
May 19, 2010, Comments Off

Here is an event many LEED for Homes professionals may be interested in. Note: Early bird registration ends on Friday, M ...

LEED for Homes Myth #3: The costs are expensive
February 1, 2010, Comments Off

Recently, many people have told me they thought a LEED for Homes certification was going to cost many thousands of dolla ...

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