Archive for LEED

Sustainability: embracing the new eco-system in the housing industry

playgroundGoing green isn’t just good for the environment; it also is good for business, as many residents are interested in living in a community that upholds environmentally sound practices.

Decades ago, such …

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Go Green, Get Green

rocky_grove1An investment in sustainability garners immediate and long-lasting returns. Many states offer incentives, such as tax breaks and grants, just for building green! Take advantage of these opportunities now. Some geographical areas …

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Honoring our natural playground

Next week marks two important days for the environment. Earth Day is Monday, April 22 and Arbor Day is Friday, April 26. earthday

On April 22, 1970, 20 million people across America celebrated …

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LEEDing the Way with Play

rocky_grove1Even through these economic struggles, when development has slowed to a near standstill in places, one trend remains constant. The number of projects with a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED…

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