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How I Green My Listing Part 2

Two weeks ago our HERS rater Jayme Carden from Maximum Performance Housing inc. performed the duct leak testing, which is the last test to obtain ENERGY STAR.   Up until then I've been wondering what a duct leak test is since

It’s Finally Here! Mandatory CA Green Building Code

It’s Finally Here! Mandatory CA Green Building Code

Effective January 1, 2011 the California Building Standards Commission released mandatory California Green Building Standard Code (CAL Green Building Code).    For the past couple of years cities have been creating their own version of green building codes.  The purpose

My Chocolate Diary: Marsatta Fancy Chocolates

My Chocolate Diary: Marsatta Fancy Chocolates

My Chocolate Diary:   Marsatta Fancy Chocolates  – Redesigning the Art of Making Chocolates Yesterday afternoon a nice little gift arrived for me on my desk from Jeffray Gardner, a local chocolate maker resides in Redondo Beach, CA.  Besides writing about

How I Green My Listing Part 1

How I Green My Listing Part 1

  “We should be ready by the end of this year, May, start preparing for the Grand Opening”.  For the past two years I have put my heart and soul into the project, Magnolia Courts at La Verne. This is

VIne + Green: The Residence @ W Hollywood (Part 5/5)

VIne + Green: The Residence @ W Hollywood (Part 5/5)

The Bathroom: Welcome to Vine + Green at the W Hollywood Hotel and Residence, a newly constructed Eco Luxury Living for the green and gorgeous celebrity you! Featuring interview with Nicole Landers, Sustainability Consultant of econnect grp.      

(Video) Green + Vine: The Residence @ W Hollywood (Part 3/5)

  The Urban Garden: Welcome to Vine + Green at the W Hollywood Hotel and Residence, a newly constructed Eco Luxury Living for the green and gorgeous celebrity you! Featuring interview with Nicole Landers, Sustainability Consultant of econnect grp.  

Green + Vine; New Eco Luxury Living @ W Hollywood Residence (Part 1/5)

Green + Vine; New Eco Luxury Living @ W Hollywood Residence (Part 1/5)

Welcome to the W Hollywood Hotel and Residence, a newly constructed Eco Luxury Living for the green and gorgeous celebrity you! Featuring interview with Scott Rynders, VP of Gatehouse Capital and take a closer look at one of their unique

Santa Monica LEED Platinum Home Open House this Saturday 3/20

Santa Monica LEED Platinum Home Open House this Saturday 3/20

I'm Happy to announce this Saturday March 20,2010 the United States Green Building Council and the City of Santa Monica host its annual LEED Platinum Homes Open House Tour from 10am- 3pm.  In one day you'll be able to look

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 3/5)

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 3/5)

Showcase Loft #2 :  The David Bowie Loft Interview with Award Winning Designer Rogerio Carvalheiro, Principal of RC Design Federation.     1)  What was on your mind when you started to create this space? The fact that I have always

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 2/5)

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 2/5)

Showcase Loft #1:  This showcase loft is dedicated to Alice Cooper, King of Shock Rock.  His lyrics include lots of references to blood, sweat, nightmares pain, torture, and death.  The Dennis Design Group has definitely complement goth rock elements with

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 1/5)

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 1/5)

What do you get when you mix prime Hollywood real estate, avant-garde developers, venturesome investors, ingenious architects and designers, rock star legends, and green?  The LOFTS at Cherokee Studios. The Lofts at Cherokee Studios is the FIRST and forefront LEED®