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Thinking about downsizing and simplifying? We have an idea for you... it is called Green River Commons.
Join Us! We are excited to have been chosen to present at the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association's next Building Energy conference in Boston. Our session is Affordable Net Zero Urban Infill Home Ownership, and will demonstrate that small, well -designed one floor homes can be attractive, net zero ready and saleable, at 560 (1bed) and 720 (2 [...]
GREENFIELD, MA – In September a Californian returned to Greenfield to move into a zero-energy condo at the Green River Commons, on Deerfield Street in Greenfield. “I have wanted to live more lightly on the Earth for many years, and the Green River Commons condominiums have provided me the opportunity to do that at an [...]
Check this out! The R. W. Kern Center at Hampshire College is a fully sustainable, net-zero building, and a "living building." (built by Wright Builders) LBC certification is the highest honor that a building of its kind can receive. Requirements of the LBC are divided into seven sections, or Petals: Materials, Beauty, Water, Place, Energy, [...]
We thank you for helping us place first in the BEST OF THE VALLEY READER'S POLL 2018 HOME BUILDER! It's a FIRST for us and we're thrilled and grateful to be named by those who voted for us. When it comes to residential construction, we’ve truly done our homework and we thank you for noticing! From [...]
Hampshire College and design firm Bruner/Cott & Associates announce that the R.W. Kern Center on Hampshire’s campus has been certified as a Living Building by the International Living Future Institute (ILFI).
Amanda Sturgeon’s stunning new book, Creating Biophilic Buildings is, at first look, simply a pleasure to hold and to see in its nearly square and generous format and in the texture and illustration on the cover. The signature of this book lives in both its detailing and in her presentation of the path to a biophilic built [...]