Elemental.green names Viva Green homes as one of the top sites listed for eco home listings.
Green home building is growing at an incredibly fast rate. According to the National Association of Home Builders’ report, Green and Healthier Homes: Engaging Consumers of All Ages in Sustainable Living: nearly one-third of home builders report that they are currently doing more than 60% of their projects green, and over half expect to be doing that level of green work by 2020.
5 SITES TO HELP YOU FIND DREAMY ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY HOMES
The U.S. Green Building Council
claims that “more than half of consumers rank green and energy-efficiency
as top requirements for their next homes.” Sound like you? You’re not alone in your search to buy an environmentally-friendly home
. Luckily, with the growing demand for these types of homes, there are now websites dedicated to helping you in your search for finding your dream green home. Read on to learn about 5 eco-friendly home search sites and a featured home from each of them.
This is one of the largest and most comprehensive sites specifically for eco and energy-efficient home listings, averaging approximately 4,000 active listings nationwide. Have some very specific green home specifications in mind? Viva Green Homes’ search engine offers checkboxes for prized home features such as LEED-certified, EnergyStar, solar, net-zero, and more. In addition, the homes are rated with a custom Viva Green Score (1-5) to help illustrate how green and efficient the homes are. On Viva Green Homes, you’ll find eco-friendly homes with a variety of Viva Green scores in a variety of price ranges.