The master-planned community of Lakewood Ranch is known for its commitment to energy efficiency, nature conservation and green construction, but national home builder Lennar is taking this distinction to a higher level with Polo Run at Lakewood Ranch, the first solar energy neighborhood of Manatee County. Located near the Lakewood National Country Club and the […]
HERS stands for Home Energy Rating System. It is a measurement or evaluation of energy efficiency in home building and potential household energy consumption and expenditures. HERS index neighborhoods can be found in Lakewood Ranch where residential construction follows the Florida Green Building Coalition’s Green Home Standards.
Southwest Florida is not only a model region in the ongoing housing market recovery but also a burgeoning center of green real estate thanks to master planned communities like Lakewood Ranch. Energy Efficiency Mortgages, utility savings, health benefits, and quality of life are important factors to highlight.
In 30+ years Lee Wetherington has built more than 2,500 Luxury Homes in Manatee and Sarasota County. Building Custom Homes in Bradenton, Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch, Venice, Nokomis and more. Communities include Camargo, Royal Valley, Greenbrook Preserve and Ravines, Leopard Creek and Valderrama in Lakewood Ranch, The Founders Club in Sarasota and Willow Chase in Nokomis.
Search Florida Green Building Coalition Certified (FGBC) Green Homes for sale in Manatee and Sarasota County. These FGBC Green Homes are found in Sarasota, Longboat Key, Lakewood Ranch, Siesta Key, Bradenton, Palmetto, Lido Key, Parrish, Venice, Anna Maria Beach, Osprey, Nokomis, Myakka City, Ellenton.
We have recently insulated our garage door to make it more comfortable and keep our costs down. As you all know it can get pretty hot and unbearable in the garage during our Florida summers. Most people don’t realize the garage is the largest uninsulated area of the home.