Green Building for Consumers!

Great article from National Association of Home Builders. Are you interested in saving environmental resources – and saving money? Learn about green, energy-efficient and sustainable design, construction and remodeling so you can create your own green dream home. Read more here For additional information about Green home building, please give our office a call at…

Mark your calendars…….

Greater Cedar Rapids Fall 2017 Parade of Homes!! The Fall Parade of Homes is an annual event the Greater Cedar Rapids Housing & Building Association organizes and produces to provide the public the opportunity to tour new and remodeled homes during the height of the buying, building and remodeling season. If you are looking for…

OPEN HOUSE: 3987 Macbride Place NE, Solon

Please stop by on Sunday, July 23 from 1:00pm-3:00pm to view this 2017 Greater Iowa City Parade of Home! 2017 Parade Home! Enjoy all the Energy Cost Savings & Health/Environmental Benefits of a Green Built Home by Award Winning Legacy GreenBuilders. Too many custom upgrades to list! Amenities include 1+ Acre Lot w/Century Oak Trees…

Not sure what to ask your builder?

Not sure what to ask your builder…… When you’re thinking about buying a new home, selecting the right home builder is a key step in creating the home of your dreams. You should feel comfortable asking a potential home builder every question that you think is important. And, a professional builder or sales representative will…

Cedar Rapids Spring Parade of Homes

          The Spring 2017 Parade of Homes will be held on: Saturday, April 29th    12:00 to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, April 30th    12:00 to 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 4th    5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, May 6th    12:00 to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, May 7th    12:00 to 5:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 each and are available at each parade home &…

Home Appraisals to Include HERS Scores

A new partnership between the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) and the Appraisal Institute plans to include Home Energy Rating System (HERS) scores in appraisals. This will allow consumers to better gauge a home’s energy efficiency. Builders may also be more encouraged to add high-performance features. In this partnership, RESNET’s database of HERS-rated homes will…