Green Homes Bellevue WA

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Kentlake Highlands by Quadrant Homes
(360) 886-1047
29807 218th Pl SE
Kent, WA
Property Type
Green Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Quadrant Homes
Community Name
Kentlake Highlands

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Torello by D.R. Horton
(425) 825-3156
Bellevue, WA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Torello

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Sunrise of Mercer Island by Sunrise Senior Living
(206) 232-6565
2959 76th Avenue SE
Mercer Island, WA
Property Type
Active Adult
Builder
Sunrise Senior Living
Community Name
Sunrise of Mercer Island

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Lakeview by Matrix Real Estate
(206) 714-2404
1114 Lakeview Blvd E
Seattle, WA
Property Type
Condos
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Matrix Real Estate
Community Name
Lakeview

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Wynfield Meadows by D.R. Horton
(425) 825-3158
Kenmore, WA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Wynfield Meadows

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Brighton Gardens of Bellevue by Sunrise Senior Living
(425) 401-0300
15241 NE 20th Street
Bellevue, WA
Property Type
Active Adult
Builder
Sunrise Senior Living
Community Name
Brighton Gardens of Bellevue

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Sunrise of Bellevue by Sunrise Senior Living
(425) 401-5152
15928 NE 8th Street
Bellevue, WA
Property Type
Active Adult
Builder
Sunrise Senior Living
Community Name
Sunrise of Bellevue

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Trace Lofts by Matrix Real Estate
(206) 404-5638
1414 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA
Property Type
Lofts
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 0
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Matrix Real Estate
Community Name
Trace Lofts

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Marselle Condos by Matrix Real Estate
(206) 441-3224
699 John Street
Seattle, WA
Property Type
Condos
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 0
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Matrix Real Estate
Community Name
Marselle Condos

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Creekside by Polygon Northwest
(253) 872-2447
21502 49th Avenue South
Kent, WA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Polygon Northwest
Community Name
Creekside

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A House as a System

House as a System

Green doesn't have to be expensive to build, nor does it have to look "different". It can be designed in any style, or any shape. The main focus of green building is to provide benefits to the occupants. A green building is a building that is designed, constructed, and operated utilizing a whole-system design approach, with the goal of enhancing the overall environmental performance of the building and the site on which it sits. 

Our built environment is changing the world significantly. Many of the homes built today consume an inordinate amount of natural resources and energy; building contribute over 40 percent of the total greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, more than either industry or transportation alone. Green building is a systematic approach that covers every step of design and construction from land use and site planning to materials selection, energy efficiency and indoor air quality. At its most basic, green building is a tripod of three interrelated goals:

Energy Effect - the cornerstone of any green building project. A well-designed and green-built home consumes as little energy as possible and uses renewable resources of energy whenever possible. Lower energy use not only saves homeowners money but also has broader societal benefits, including:

fewer disruptions in energy supplies better air quality reduced global climate change

Conservation of Natural Resources - There are great varieties of effective building strat...

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