Asheville Green Homes
Asheville, North Carolina is a hotspot of green homes. This primarily means that construction is done with green materials and utilizing green building practices. We have many local builders and subcontractors that specialize in green building techniques. It has become the norm, rather than the exception, in our local construction industry.
Green-built homes for sale in Asheville, NC are Energy Star Qualified, LEED Certified (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), North Carolina Green Built, and NAHB (National Association of Home Builders) Green Building Standard homes. Energy Star (under the Environmental Protection Agency), LEED (under the U.S. Green Building Council), and NAHB are all national programs.
North Carolina Green Built (formerly called “HealthyBuilt”) is a statewide program that is part of the Green Built Alliance (formerly the WNC Green Building Council). There are several levels of Green Built certification: Certified, Silver, Gold, Platinum, Net Zero Ready, and Net Zero.