Monthly Archives: February 2009

Keep the Pollen Out of Your Home and Energy Costs Down

From Realty Times: Green homes are becoming increasingly more popular. Finding ways to advertise a home as being energy-efficient can spark a level of interest in prospective buyers. And as the seasons start to change and spring pollen floats into … Continue reading

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Edible Landscape Workshop coming in March

EDIBLE LANDSCAPE WORKSHOP ANNOUNCEMENT What: Learn how to design and install your own edible landscape When: Slide show March 19, 2009 / Four session workshop starting March 25, 2009 Where: Phinney Neighborhood Center, Seattle Fee: Slide show – $30.00 / … Continue reading

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Looking for live blogger at Built Green Conference

I was contacted by a media rep about blogging live for the keynote by Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at the Built Green Conference on March 6th. Unfortunately I can not go, (I am operating my company’s real estate office), but … Continue reading

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Don’t miss this ~ 2.27.09 7 PM Facets of the Gem: Ecovillage Experiments Around the World

Northwest Intentional Communities Association (NICA) is pleased to have Karen Litfin offer her fascinating slide presentation followed by Q&A.; Come and discover the common thread between people of different cultures as they live and work together in ecovillages around the … Continue reading

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Greening Your Office Operations – free webinar

Just got an email from Sustainable Industries this morning about a free webinar. Lots of time to plan and put this on your calendar if you are interested in learning more about the following: In this one-hour Web conference presented … Continue reading

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Win a FREE massage in my “Thanks For Referring” drawing

I am conducting a “thanks for referring” drawing! Refer a Potential Home Buyer friend, family member, colleague or co-worker to me via my blog/email, Twitter (@GreenSpacesRE, #SeattleGreenRE), or Facebook page through March 31st and be entered into a drawing to … Continue reading

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Don’t miss this ~ Sustainable Spaces. Beautiful Places.

Purported to be the last NW Flower and Garden Show, it is going on now at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center. I got my early bird ticket last weekend and saved $4, and Saturday morning my husband is … Continue reading

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A Green Remodel from the Ground Up: Ranch House Revival

Natural Home Magazine does some great exposĂ©s on deep green remodeling. Today’s email: A Green Remodel from the Ground Up: Ranch House Revival When Suzanne Jones and Rob Elia bought their 1970s Northern California ranch home, they knew a green … Continue reading

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Home buyers want to know, “Why should I buy a green home?”

There is a great section on the Built Green FAQ page that I have turned into a handout when I meet with home buyers (or builders) that is a TOP TEN list for why to buy a Built Green™ home. … Continue reading

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Seattle’s ’09 green festival is a “must GO to” event

Hot out of the Inbox is another email reminder from Seattle Green Festival to celebrate what is working in our communities! You absolutely must GO to this event. You can reduce your own carbon footprint for attending by signing up … Continue reading

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