Green Living Without Compromise

 

Sustainable Features

  • Net Zero Electricity: Solar PV panels and energy storage means no electricity bill
  • Grey Water Recycling: recycled water to irrigate drought-resistant native landscape
  • LED Lighting: use 1/6 the energy of conventional lighting
  • Passive Heating and Cooling: building orientation, living walls, a tight building envelope, and heat recovery ventilation decrease energy demand for indoor climate control
  • High Recycled Content Steel Framing: saves hundreds of acres of trees, recycles approx. 6 cars per unit, significantly more durable, resistant to termites and mold
  • Electric Car Charging Stations

Health Features

  • Non-Toxic: no formaldehyde, polyvinyl chloride (PVC), or volatile organic compounds
  • Designed with open floor plans, high ceilings, and lots of natural light
  • Excellent Sound Attenuation: indoor space is very quiet
  • Exceptional Indoor Air Quality (IAQ): mitigates asthma symptoms, reduces sick days, residents "feel better"

Social Impact Features

  • Designed around a secure central green space where residents can connect: front doors face each other, parking on the outside of the complex, kids can play safely
  • Edible community gardens and landscaping
  • Community building where residents can gather and hold events
  • Pet Friendly
  • A mix of affordable, workforce, and market-rate rents
  • Rent-To-Own program: complex permitted as condominiums - intended to be sold to occupying residents; down payment assistance, loan assistance, mortgage insurance assistance