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Asheville Green Going Mainstream


Has Green REALLY Gone Mainstream? Good Question! I can tell you that here in Asheville, NC the answer is a definite YES.

Streetscape- Green Homes Asheville, NC


Sustainable innovation:  smaller footprints, daylighting , snug building shells, Energy Star ®appliances, no/low VOC paints and adhesives, rainwater harvesting…and the going green list goes on with features that are touted as good for your health and pocketbook…and even the future of your grandkids.

Is it just so much hype? Not according to home buyers in Asheville. Here, homes  showcase a distinct quality of style and common sense  stirring the imagination of REALTORS® and our clients alike.-Take, for example the graphic rendition you see here of a nearby green-built neighborhood. Eco-friendly beauties like these are preferred to traditional homes not only  here in the Greater Asheville area, but all across the USA.

In fact, 81% of home buyers say they prefer a green built and/or eco-friendly home.


Guess that “going green”  REALLY has gone mainstream. Ask us quick about new green construction- costs- and places to find green-built homes in and near Asheville.



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Dear Narrin Team,

That is such good news.  I recently read a report courtesy of Wharton of a survey of architects, who expect their echo business to double in the next 10 years.  Asheville is way ahead of that. A

Posted by Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy (Napa Consultants) over 5 years ago

Great blog! And according to this year's NAHB Study, Energy Efficiency is the #1 concern for home buyers. 

Posted by Jan Green, HomeSmart Elite Group, REALTOR®, EcoBroker, GREEN (Value Added Service, 602-620-2699) over 5 years ago

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