Green Living In Boulder Colorado

Posted by Greg Smith on Thursday, April 5th, 2012 at 4:41pm.

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Many people live in the Boulder Colorado are passionate about modern “green” living which is apparent by the increase in new energy efficient homes.  The fact is that the real estate market in Boulder has called for improved methods of construction, greener building processes and materials, as well as energy efficiency as a standard.  This means in order to keep up with the communities demand, builders are constructing homes in and around Boulder that come equipped with things like energy efficient appliances and renewable materials with out drastically increasing the price of the home. Affordable green living is the future and Boulder has made great efforts to be on the front line of this movement.   

There are many benefits of owning a green home.  The biggest advantage is of course your decreased carbon footprint.  However the financial saving that one will experience over the life of the home is another major benefit. With that being said, converting an older home into an energy efficient one can be very costly upfront.  This is where buying a newer home that already has these innovations in place can actually be more cost effective in the long run.  In addition to these benefit many other green homeowners experience health improvements as well. New air filtration systems, non-toxic building equipment, and natural insulation and ventilation systems can all affect the way your family breathes and feels.  Please check out our site for more information on green homes for sale in Boulder Colorado.

 

Featured Lisitng: 

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1435 Sunset Blvd Boulder, 80304
MLS #: 677158 Price: $2,500,000
4 Bedrooms/4 Bathrooms Total Sq. Feet: 4967

Exceptional Downtown home. This Green built home on over a 1/4 acre lot in Downtown Boulder features main floor office, 4 bedrooms, expansive decks and outdoor spaces. Top of the line finishes & details including high efficiency furnaces, PV Electric system. Unobstructed views of the Front Range. Located on a private cul-de-sac within short distance to Pearl St. Oversized 2 car garage. One of Boulder's finest homes.

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