Green Homes Rio Rancho NM

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Diamond Ridge by D.R. Horton
(505) 891-2014
4301 Cholla Dr. NE
Rio Rancho, NM
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Diamond Ridge

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Northview @ Northern Meadows by D.R. Horton
(505) 896-4000
Rio Rancho, NM
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Northview @ Northern Meadows

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Western Breeze at Northern Meadows by D.R. Horton
(505) 896-4000
Rio Rancho, NM
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Western Breeze at Northern Meadows

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Astante Villas at Cabezon by D.R. Horton
(505) 892-3404
2028 Las Brisas Cir SE
Rio Rancho, NM
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Astante Villas at Cabezon

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Arbolera @ Cabezon by D.R. Horton
(505) 892-3404
2028 Las Brisas Cir SE
RIO RANCHO, NM
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Arbolera @ Cabezon

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Northern Meadows by D.R. Horton
(505) 896-4000
3721 Lonesome Ridge
Rio Rancho, NM
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Northern Meadows

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Lomas Encantadas by D.R. Horton
(505) 771-8397
3917 North Pole Loop
Rio Rancho, NM
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Lomas Encantadas

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Las Brisas at Cabezon by D.R. Horton
(505) 892-3404
2028 Las Brisas Cir. SE
Rio Rancho, NM
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Las Brisas at Cabezon

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Yucatan 2A @ Cabezon by D.R. Horton
(505) 892-3404
2028 Las Brisas Cir. SE
RIO RANCHO, NM
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Yucatan 2A @ Cabezon

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Alegria Active Adult - Rio Grande Series by Centex Homes
(866) 398-8920
901 Cottonwood Circle
Bernalillo, NM
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1951
Builder
Centex Homes
Community Name
Alegria Active Adult - Rio Grande Series

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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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