Freddie Mac Unveils New Green Loan Program
Eligible borrowers can increase the amounts of their loans by up to 75%.
Fuse Cambridge Brings Nature Indoors With a Living Green Wall
The collection of wall-mounted plants infuses numerous aesthetic, health, and...
Vo Trong Nghia Designs Apartments Covered in Bamboo
The architect creates natural, sun-filtering screens composed of the woody grass for personal apartments in this trio of buildings in Vietnam.
Freddie Introduces Green Rebate Program
By using EPA's online tool, borrowers can get a $5,000 discount. MFE's Les Shaver...
Green Roofs Capitalize on Demand for Indoor–Outdoor Living Areas
Living roofs are gaining popularity in multifamily developments because they...
Which Green, Sustainability Features Do Boomers Crave the Most?
Adding green elements to buildings reduces energy consumption, improves health,...
Do Green Upgrades Lead to Happier Residents?
A recent study by DTZ revealed a strong correlation between buildings'...
Efficiency Experts: Energy Star Certifies Existing Multifamily Properties
Seventeen diverse properties have received the first Energy Star certification for existing multitenant buildings.
Green Housing, Merit: Heritage Senior Residences at Columbia Parc
After Mother Nature obliterated New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina in 2005, Columbia Residential and JHP Architecture wanted to nourish the environment with eco-friendly development as the city rebuilt its housing stock. That sentiment, and the desire to provide homes for displaced seniors, drove Heritage Senior Residences at Columbia Parc.
Green Housing, Merit: The Edge
Green is far more than an afterthought at The Edge: It’s an essential part of the brand. Located in Boston’s newly developing, five-building Green District, The Edge incorporates eco-friendly practices into virtually every component of the community.