Monthly Archives: May 2008

Eco-reality check

Market Watch posted a great article that was in the Wall Street Journal about some of the difficulties encountered when trying to make-over a kitchen in a green way. I love this quote: “Forget courage, this was a selfish endeavor. … Continue reading

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Announcing a new meeting for Green Spaces Real Estate! What: A Walking Tour of High Point, a Built Green Community When: Sunday, June 8, 12:15 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Who should come: Anyone who would … Continue reading

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Speaking of modular housing…

I wrote about this last fall – the Inhabit prefab apartment units that can stack. There is an update in today’s paper – Unico Development’s first planned apartment complex on Dexter Avenue North. This is exciting stuff, and if I … Continue reading

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Rethinking modular housing

Altho these particular homes are not touted as “green”, there is something green about economies of scale and also the energy efficiency available in new construction. Read Modular Housing No Longer a Trend, Niche Offers Affordability, Appeal and Quicker Build … Continue reading

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Forbo Marmoleum and My Husband

Our personal experience with Forbo Marmoleum This is a follow-up to a post titled “Forbo Marmoleum and Me” that I posted last month in which I told the story of saving my sanity by covering up an old ugly vinyl … Continue reading

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Build a green deck

Great tip from Ideal Bite today. Read Wanna make your summer BBQs even more of a hit?

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Living green in the living room

I apologize for being incommunicado lately – I am in the throes of another blasted head cold so have either been working when I could or just suffering. But I am trying to catch up on email today and this … Continue reading

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First MLS Analysis Shows BUILT GREEN Certified Projects Carry Higher Value

Today’s post is hot out of the Inbox, from the May Built GreenTM News which has a Letter from the Director of the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish County. It is good to read the proof is in … Continue reading

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The resident High Point Green Agent reports

If you are hung up on new construction, I just got an email from The High Point marketing team. Lyle Homes is the last developer in Phase 1 still building. They have 3 homes and 2 carriage homes left to … Continue reading

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