3 of the Best Green Home Certification Programs

Did you know that this April marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day? The national day for mobilization is focused this year on climate action. According to the site, “The time is now for citizens to call for greater global ambition to tackle our climate crisis.” If you’re a global citizen who believes in doing […]

MEET GINNY LENTZ

Ginny Lentz is your best advocate for eco-friendly homes Ginny Lentz, ECO, CRS, GRI, is seasoned REALTOR® in her 27th year, following years as a financial consultant and investment broker. She was one of the first ECO-Certified Environmental Consultants in NC. She is also a Certified Residential Specialist and Graduate of REALTORS Institute. Ginny has […]

WLOS HOME OF THE WEEK

Welcome to 158 Black Oak Drive, Asheville You’ll breathe easy with this home’s green-built rooms, gracious living spaces, and mountain views. Green built Gold Certified, this home is full of thoughtfully chosen details that create a comfortable, yet luxurious aesthetic. Enjoy serene year-round mountain views while being just ten minutes from the activity of downtown […]

Hendersonville Home Builders are ahead of the Curve

At a time when most area builders are pulling back or canceling projects, Nappier & Turner Construction Co. is confidently moving ahead with their newest community in Hendersonville. Brookstone Cottages and Foxchase Cluster Homes will be a community of firsts: The first in Henderson County to feature all NC HealthyBuilt Homes and ENERGY STAR® rated […]

LEED for Homes Certifications Now Available for WNC Homes

New homes in Asheville and surrounding Western North Carolina communities looking for green and energy-efficient certification now have a local representative. The United States Green Building Council selected the Western North Carolina Green Building Council as a LEED for Homes provider. What is LEED for Homes? LEED for Homes is a national third-party certification system […]