As far back as 2007 REALTOR Magazine was exploring the trend toward green-built homes in pocket neighborhoods and the demand for sustainable products. "It's easy sounding green" one article reported, "...the triple whammy of gas prices, global warming, and health concerns about chemicals has made green buildings red hot.... ”
But here in Green Asheville, we were already on the trail of sustainable excellence. Asheville is known for our leading edge approach- Asheville Pocket Neighborhoods soar in terms of creative solutions to building and community. So this month, with a nod to Asheville's leading edge status, I am doing a series on homes in eco-friendly neighborhoods,and the very lively demand when it comes to going green in the North Carolina Mountains.
Of particular interest (and in great favor with my clients ) is my area of consulting. This includes green building, sustainable innovation , excellence and design, universal design, “aging-in-place” – (barrier –free and gorgeous) and community development- in particular Pocket Neighborhoods such as you will see here:
TODAY, do yourself a good deed and check this link out!
CONSULTING: If it makes you smile and make a wish to be in such a dreamy place, as it does the clients with whom I get to consult, let me know.I and my team can help make your dream a reality. If you are moving to Asheville (or already here) and want to be involved in such a community, email PRONTO!
Upcoming in this series:
Green Building- Small House Design, Sustainable building, funding
Universal Design Interiors- regardless of age or physical ability- Design & Redesign Aging-in-Place-
My tiny eBook that offers a Quick Start Guide
Strategic Planning and Site Development
Conservation and Eco-Friendly Development on Large Acreages (LAND)
P.S. The word around the pocket neighborhood gang is the small and livable home. We are intrigued. And You?
Your Home for Today and Tomorrow- Smart UP-Fitting
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Home Decorating, New Space Design
"Helpful starting points for talking about and designing
a functional and BEAUTIFUL lifelong home."
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