Wilmington NC Area "Green Homes"

Green built and energy efficient homes are a growing trend among homeowners and home builders in Wilmington. What does going "green" really mean? The definition of a green home is broad, but generally the home will incorporate sustainable products and building practices that reduce impacts to the environment and promote energy efficiency and /or healthier living environments. Newer built homes, although not often certified "green" by national building standards, usually incorporate eco-friendly features to satisfy today's homebuyer.

"Eco" friendly homes may include energy star appliances, tinted windows, solar systems, low VOC paint and convenient light dimmers. Today, more and more home buyers are looking for properties that contribute to the health and wellness of their family and local community environment. Here you will find local properties that have been noted by the builder or listing agent as incorporating green certified or energy efficient features.