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Are you familiar with “green” home builders? They are contractors who construct homes from sustainable or renewable products. These green home builders use durable materials in building all kinds of homes ranging from individual bungalows to expansive, real estate developments. Just like traditional builders, they handle diverse types of construction but build in a way that minimizes waste.


Green homes have gained recent popularity due to their energy efficiency, water efficiency and minimal impact on the environment. Apart from their environmental impact, green homes are known to boost the quality of living for the occupants. Moreover, a green home can enhance their overall well-being.


While searching for a suitable, green home builder, you must examine aspects of their past work like their building strategies, experience, quality of work and expertise. A green home builder must be actively involved in all phases of your home construction; they should be a part of the process from the time of design inception to the completion of the home.


Here are things to consider before employing the services of a green home builder:


License


Just like other businesses, it is essential for real estate builders to have a license that permits them to construct green homes. These licenses are issued by the state, federally, or via local city council. It is proof that a particular contractor has a permit to build a sustainable house. Therefore, you must ensure that a green home builder has a license before employing his/her services.


Experience/ Expertise


Experience is a quality that a green home builder must have. In addition to a license, builders may seek the designation "Certified Green Professional" (CGP), which is an industry determination requiring them to pass specific coursework to obtain and maintain. In addition to certification, to choose a reliable and experienced green home builder, you should endeavor to ask your prospective green home builders to show some similar projects that they have done in the past.


Green builders who believe in the quality of their work may refer you to their past customers. When meeting these customers, ask questions that will give you an idea of the builder’s level of expertise, and how living in a green home enhances their lives.


Knowledge is power, so don't be afraid to ask the tough and necessary questions to ensure you're getting the most value and efficiency for your money. To find a green home in your area, seek the advice of your real estate professional today.



4 Apple Ridge, Maynard, MA 01754

Condo

$365,000
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Popular Apple Ridge! This beautiful town house offers the perfect opportunity to move right in with nothing to do but unpack.(and we can help you do that). Mint condition w/ fresh paint (still wet),new wall to wall carpet, refinished hardwood floors, newer roof, skylights, windows, gutters etc, plus updated Kitchen+Baths. 4 prime levels of living offer a first floor w/spacious Living Room,Dining area, updated Kitchen, half Bath. There is direct access to the expansive deck from this level-ideal for outdoor entertaining+enjoying the wooded view. Second flr w/spacious Master BR+spa Bath, Laundry+second Bedroom. And the 3rd flr? Perfect Home Office/Exercise Rm w/skylights. Not to be missed is the walk out LL Family Rm/Play Rm w/gas fireplace+full Bath. There is easy direct access from the backyard to the Pool+new Playground -just seconds away. Apple Ridge with its many amenities:Tennis Court, Pool, Play Ground, Garden areas, Professional management+more. Close to everything! Don't wait!
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This home was worth the wait! Set back on over 2 acres of land on a beautiful country road,this magazine worthy home features the perfect combination of traditional detail complemented by an inviting open floor plan.From the moment you turn in the circular driveway, you will know that you are about to experience something special.The gracious Foyer gives you a preview of what is to come-one of the many highlights is the cathedral ceiling Great Room with its floor to ceiling fireplace.There is a private office with shiplap paneling,a wood burning fireplace,+built in bookcases-reminiscent of the Wayside Inn. Not to be missed is the renovated chef's Kitchen w/top of the line appliances (Wolf ovens, Sub Zero Refrigerator++), breakfast bar, spacious dining area. All open to the vaulted ceiling Family Rm,+expansive Screened Porch. Plus, a real Mud Room.The spacious Master BR incl 2 generous size closets plus updated Bath. Tennis/Play court, bluestone patio, mahogany deck, stone walls. Wow!

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265 Dutton Road, Sudbury, MA 01776

Single-Family

$925,000
Price

9
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
This home was worth the wait! Set back on over 2 acres of land on a beautiful country road,this magazine worthy home features the perfect combination of traditional detail complemented by an inviting open floor plan.From the moment you turn in the circular driveway, you will know that you are about to experience something special.The gracious Foyer gives you a preview of what is to come-one of the many highlights is the cathedral ceiling Great Room with its floor to ceiling fireplace.There is a private office with shiplap paneling,a wood burning fireplace,+built in bookcases-reminiscent of the Wayside Inn. Not to be missed is the renovated chef's Kitchen w/top of the line appliances (Wolf ovens, Sub Zero Refrigerator++), breakfast bar, spacious dining area. All open to the vaulted ceiling Family Rm,+expansive Screened Porch. Plus, a real Mud Room.The spacious Master BR incl 2 generous size closets plus updated Bath. Tennis/Play court, bluestone patio, mahogany deck, stone walls. Wow!
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Wow! Dramatic Contemporized Colonial in the popular Tall Pines neighborhood. Every component in this home blends together like the perfect notes in a Grammy award winning song.The moment you step inside,you will know that you are about to experience something special.The dynamic floor plan features a two story Foyer+two story Living Room w/a full wall of glass plus an impressive fireplace.Beautiful flow to the formal entertainment size DR. The handsome Home Office is perfectly situated for working remotely+ is highlighted by solid cherry cabinetry plus fireplace w/detailed trim.The chef's Kitchen+separate Breakfast Room are open to the Family Room w/its full wall of custom cabinetry.The first floor includes great areas for kids play space. Ideal Mud Room area.Second flr w/ spacious Master suite w/2 walk in closets,spa Bath,Dressing area. Brs two+three w/adjoining Bathroom+Br four w/ensuite Bath. Neighborhood tennis court and play court ( basketball,volleyball++). Pristine. Don't wait!

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