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West Valley Estate Custom Home

February 13, 2016 9:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

This three level custom home with panoramic views is located in the hilltops of Yamhill County’s West Valley.  Gorgeous beams and wrought-iron accents, as well as a spacious daylight basement apartment, make this property a show stopper and one that we are very proud of. Property Features: 4,500 sq ft + 800 sq ft garage 800 sq... Read More

How does your home measure up? All About the EPS Score

January 25, 2016 6:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Today, more than ever, homebuyers and builders are placing high value on energy efficiency and carbon footprint. Efficient homes offer superior performance, lower operating costs and a reduced environmental impact. But how do you compare newly built homes based on their energy consumption? The Energy Trust of Oregon assigns an Energy Performance Score (EPS) to... Read More

Best Green Products from GreenBuilder 2015 Survey

August 3, 2015 2:09 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

GreenBuilder has released the 2015 best green products used in the residential building industry, voted on by building professionals nationwide.  The graphs below show the results of the builder survey, you may find it interesting to see which brands have the largest market share. With so many product options and brand choices, we understand that clients... Read More

Custom Home in McMinnville West Wind Country Estates Awarded Earth Advantage Platinum Certification

July 20, 2015 1:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

This single level custom home is located in West Wind Country Estates, a beautiful subdivision in a rural setting near McMinnville city limits. It has an arched front entry, stacked stone columns, wrap-around porch, and a tiered boulder retaining wall anchoring the large corner lot. In 2015 it was awarded Platinum certification by Earth Advantage. Features Include:... Read More