Green Homes Market Expected to Increase Five-Fold by 2016!

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With the decline in new home building green remodeling has taken off creating an expected increase from 2011’s 17% residential market share to 29-38% by 2016!  I think this green predication by McGraw-Hill shows that green building/remodeling, residential  and commercial is not a fad but the new direction of construction, something I heard frequently over the past couple years.  So here’s the whole article (be sure to read which regions of the US are the leaders in green construction).

Orlando, Florida – McGraw-Hill Construction, a part of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP), today released findings from a new Green Home Builders and Remodelers Study at the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders’ Show in Orlando. Green homes comprised 17% of the overall residential construction market in 2011 and are expected to grow to between 29% and 38% of the market by 2016. By value, this equates to a…

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