Green Homes Miramar FL

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Majorca Isles Mirador Series by D.R. Horton
(305) 652-0636
21405 NW 13th Court
Miami Gardens, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Majorca Isles Mirador Series

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Coronado at Doral by D.R. Horton
(305) 888-0197
8955 NW 107th Avenue
Doral, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Coronado at Doral

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Coconut Cay by D.R. Horton
(305) 652-0636
20607 NW 12th Ave
Miami Gardens, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Coconut Cay

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Moss Landing by KB Home
(813) 741-1643
11027 Running Pine Drive
Riverview, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
KB Home
Community Name
Moss Landing

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Grand Island Ridge by D.R. Horton
(877) 415-0030
On CR-44, just west of CR-452
Eustis, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Grand Island Ridge

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Coconut Cay by D.R. Horton
(305) 652-0636
20607 NW 12th Ave
Miami Gardens, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Coconut Cay

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Bella Vista by D.R. Horton
(954) 535-2021
3600 NW 29th Court
Lauderdale Lakes, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Bella Vista

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Manchester Lakes by D.R. Horton
(321) 676-8782
3801 Joslin Way
Melbourne, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Manchester Lakes

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Del Webb Orlando by Del Webb
(863) 420-9372
225 Ridgewood Lakes Blvd
Davenport, FL
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1392
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
Del Webb Orlando

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Del Webb Southshore Falls by Del Webb
(866) 813-4712
5815 Sunset Falls Dr
Apollo Beach, FL
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1363
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
Del Webb Southshore Falls

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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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