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Green Real Estate Blog--I write about what inspires and enlivens me, plus some of the things you can put into action right now to create a healthier life for yourself and your family and hopefully the planet. I encourage you to begin.
This Crocker Highland home has been remade in the shape of Dwell Magazine and Metropolitan Home.It’s a craftsman traditional on the outside, with some interesting pops of color, but inside the home is sleek, modern and eclectic.The clients have an amazing sense of color. Bright orange, turquoise ...
All New Construction in Central RockridgeDon't miss this very rare opportunity! This just-completed home, with Craftsman styling on the outside and modern design on the inside, features top-of-the-line fixtures and high-efficiency systems. Located in one of the most coveted Bay Area communities, ...
Updated Piedmont TraditionalDelicious is how I’d describe this Piedmont Traditional. Located on one of the most coveted streets in all of Piedmont, this home is luxe, as only a fashion Diva understands luxe!Details like rich, luxurious materials, animal print rugs, silver leaf ceilings, nature st...
Celebrated Green Multi-Family Housing DevelopmentStudio Unit $199,000Green building features radiant heatingNo VOC paintsRecycled building materialsFSC Certified woodSecure Entry
Like any early adapter, people are paying more for their Green Certified homes than your average run of the mill resale home. The new gadgets, like solar panels and underground catchments for rain water storage just cost more because they aren't part of "regular" homes.Think about the I-Phone. Pe...
.   Green Building practices promote construction of buildings that are healthier for the occupants and healthier for the environment. The policy of GreenCity Lofts, LLC is to establish sustainability as a priority and further demonstrate our commitment to the environment.Sustainable or “green” b...
Long before I was in real estate and before I understood what I now consider the horrible loss of ancient buildings, I have dreamed of renovating an old barn for my home.My idea was an open living space with a stone hearth built into the center of it. Unstructured rooms would mean that the kitche...
I stopped into Pottery Barn today. I do like to keep track of what that behemoth is up to, as the trends radiate outward and impact everything from home staging to clothing design.The new Benjamin Moore paint color chips are out and interestingly, the focus is on white, every shade. I love paint ...
The Elmwood Neighborhood of BerkeleyThe Elmwood is one of my favorite neighborhoods in Berkeley. Easy to find, at the major intersection of College Avenue and Ashby, or Highway 13, parking is the only problem you'll find. Drive north on College, past the main row of shops into the neighborhood a ...
The Tree House Cont.Artisan produced, organic, and often local, they also stock world goods that employ women in South America and locations beyond.

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Green Real Estate "Going Green is a Practice, Not a Perfect!" I encourage you to begin.