Green Homes For Sale
“Green home” is a loosely-defined term meaning a home was designed to be energy efficient and environmentally sustainable. This often includes the use of recycled or otherwise environmentally-sustainable building materials, and taking advantage of a building site’s natural features, like aspect and tree cover, to maximize energy efficiency.
Green Home Certifications
Several groups issue certifications related to green homes, including
- The Model Green Home Building Guidelines, by the National Association of Home Builders
- The US Green Building Council’s LEED (Leadership in Energy Efficient and Environmental Design) certification
Energy-efficient houses in Austin are typically outfitted with solar panels. Xeriscaped landscaping is another common feature.
Green Homes in Austin have typically been built within the past two decades and can be found throughout the city, especially in the newer developments such as the Mueller neighborhood and Belterra.
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