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Built by Blue Sound Construction, designed by MaKe Design, photos by Alex Hayden
  • From Exclusionary to Inclusionary: How Can We Make Our Region Inclusive, Resilient, and Vibrant?

    Posted on Oct 4, 2017 in:
    • Advocacy
    • Built Green
    Missed our 2017 Built Green Conference? Check out this exciting panel on inclusionary zoning featuring Seattle mayoral candidates Cary Moon and Jenny Durkan, Seattle City Council candidate Teresa Mosqueda, the founder of Sightline Institute Alan Durning, and moderated by Aaron Fairchild, the CEO of Green Canopy Homes.
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  • Why Energy Models?

    Posted on Sep 22, 2017 in:
    • Builders
    • Built Green
    Most builders pursuing Built Green certification quickly realize that the energy model of their project is one of the keys to achieving a given star-level. Almost all Built Green star-levels for nearly all certification types require an energy model. How does this work? Why is this the case? Let us explain.
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  • Built Green as a Community-Oriented Solution

    Posted on Aug 31, 2017 in:
    • Built Green
    In addition to supporting environmental sustainability and green construction, Built Green also supports affordable housing and sustainable zoning practices. This three-part series on exclusionary zoning explores this complex topic and how we can make our region both greener and more inclusive.
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Photo courtesy Blue Sound Construction, builder; MaKe Design, architect; and Alex Hayden, photographer