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Mandalay Homes and sonnen Partner to Build Clean Energy Communities...
PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz: At the Energy and Environmental Building Alliance Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, Mandalay Homes and sonnen introduced a transformative innovation in home building and electricity grid design. Mandalay Homes was recognized with an award from the US Department of Energy for its Discovery Home, an innovative home design which disrupts the status quo on how to build production homes in the United States.(Fri, 20 Oct 2017 19:33:39 GMT)

Aircrete Makes It Possible To Build a Home For $10,000
Housing is expensive and the price can skyrocket when you take efforts to make your home safer and more energy efficient. The newest entry into the affordable and green home building market is a product called Aircrete.(Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:01:10 GMT)

Dr. Phillips vacant land sells for $45M, home construction planned
About 80 acres of vacant land on the shores of Little Sand Lake in Dr. Phillips has sold, and three homebuilders are set to launch a wave of residential construction there. The sale of four parcels in the area was recorded Tuesday morning.(Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:19:12 GMT)

Horizon Council and Lee County Economic Development announce 2017 Industry Appreciation Award winners
The Horizon Council and the Lee County Economic Development Office announced the recipients of the annual Industry Appreciation Awards Thursday at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort in Bonita Springs. The Business Citizenship Award was presented to Aubuchon Homes and Sanibel Captiva Community Bank for their financial, volunteer and active involvement in community organizations and programs that create a better quality of business and civic life in Lee County.(Sat, 14 Oct 2017 07:13:57 GMT)

Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity plans to build house in 30 hours
In order to commemorate its 30-year anniversary, Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity is partnering with Stevens Fine Homes and Episcopal High School to build a house in only 30 hours. Since opening its doors in 1987, Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity has been a leader in working to find solutions to affordable housing issues in our community.(Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:13:54 GMT)

Study Finds Green Home Building Continues to Gain Traction
One third of builders surveyed say green building is a significant share of overall activity, and many have built a net zero home. NEW YORK September 27, 2017 Green construction is rapidly gaining traction among both single family and multifamily home builders, according to new research published in the Green Multifamily and Single Family Homes 2017 SmartMarket Brief .(Wed, 11 Oct 2017 11:35:15 GMT)

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The Brunswick County Association of Realtors partnered with Habitat for Humanity to help build a home for a mother and her son. Latoyree Hill, a Brunswick County native, said she has never owned a home before, but that will change when the house is complete in early 2018.(Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:50:06 GMT)

A homeowner's deck nightmare
Marjan Sadegh began planning to replace the sagging, splintering deck on the back of her Newton home a year ago. She looked forward to sitting on it during the summer, when her children would be out of school and she'd have a little extra time off from her job as a pharmacist at Brigham and Women's Hospital.(Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:09:48 GMT)