Find Your Green Living Space in Manhattan
New York City has a waitlist for it's first green living tower. Overlooking the Hudson River and in the Tribeca neighborhood, The Solaire
, developed by the Albanese Organization, is a 292 unit residential tower on River Terrace. Formeldahyde free materials, pesticide free rooftop gardening, recylced water and rainwater storage make it a healthy space in a city of concrete and pollution. It was designed to provide a healthier living space and lower utility bills. It will cost you a bit more, about 3%, than other living space in New York City, but it will save you much more in Peace of mind.
Live Green in New York
More features include solar panels, extra soundproofing and fire protection, extensive exhaust systems, and little to no off gassing materials throughout. Low emission, low-volatile organic compound (VOC) materials and paints aid the quality of the air, even in a large city. The air in Your living space is most important.
If we lived in New York, this would be the place. Or we hope it's just one of many more like it to come.
Live Green in Silver Spring, Maryland
Blair Towns at the Blairs in Silver Spring, MD is taking a Smart Growth aproach to developments. Built on a mixed-use urban site, it thrives along with shops, parking and other apartment buildings. They used drought tolerant landscaping, water conservation saving 30% of comparable buildings, and Energy Star appliances. Lighting, heating and cooling, recycled materials and regionally manufactured materials all make the development more friendly to our planet.