Our extensive eco home resources help you determine which home type is best for you.
Eco homes vary from energy efficient to off grid and everything in between, offering environmental, health and financial benefits while enhancing the comfort in your home.
Prefabricated, or “prefab,” and modular homes are manufactured piece by piece in an off-site factory, transported to the home site and assembled on the site
Passive solar design takes advantage of a building’s site, climate, and materials to minimize energy use.
Geothermal systems use underground reservoirs to tap steam and very hot water to produce electricity and heating and cooling
Container homes are typically made out of steel shipping containers and come in sizes of 10, 2o or 40 feet.
Home-certification programs require some of the highest levels of energy efficiency, air quality, material sourcing, and durability. Each certification has different standards.
A smart home integrates smart and automated devices with the goal of energy efficiency and convenience.
A home is Net Zero Energy or a Zero Energy Home when the total amount of annual energy used in a home is roughly equal to the amount of renewable energy created on the site.
Realty Sage is your resource for everything eco in real estate! Find and compare homes for sale using our Sage Score. Read about trends, and connect with local eco professionals to help make your eco home dream a reality.