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EPA Press Release: 2020 Indoor airPLUS Leader Awards

October 7, 2020

As a member of the Indoor airPLUS team at EPA, I want to express our gratitude for your hard work and especially to those who contributed to the 2020 Indoor airPLUS Leader Awards Ceremony. We are also letting you know EPA issued a press release about the awards to highlight your achievement! Please feel free to…

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SVH is USDOE Housing Innovation Award Winner–Again!

August 12, 2020

We are thrilled to announce this award and partnership! As a committed U.S. Department of Energy (USDOE) partner that provides certified Zero Energy Ready Homes, Selah Vista Homes is in the top one percent of builders in the country meeting the extraordinary levels of excellence in energy conservation and performance specified in USDOE national program…

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Why We Certify

June 11, 2020

Here at Selah Vista, we are very intentional about our indoor air quality and our energy efficiencies. That’s why we certify. Steve Weise Healthy home evangelist and Selah Vista Homes’ builder Steve Weise recently stepped in front of the camera to share how the combination of advanced building science techniques, choice of vetted non-toxic building…

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Building Against the Grain

May 25, 2020

The first net-zero development in Selah, Washington, is a study in compromise—between one team’s vision and the home-buying market at hand. By Kiley Jacques, Green Building Advisor Read full text of article here

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Selah Vista is on Solaripedia.com!

May 11, 2020

We are thrilled to be newly featured on the prestigious Solaripedia.com “Projects” page! See the full article here: Selah Vista Net Zero Energy, Yakima

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Spring is in the air at Selah Vista Homes

April 2, 2020

Now more than ever, living in a healthy resource-efficient home with an easy to maintain lifestyle is so appealing. Selah Vista Homes has got you covered. We understand that good health starts at home and our homes start by creating an indoor environment that has clean air to breath and water to drink and plenty…

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Selah Vista Homes to present at Northwest Green Building Slam and Summit

October 22, 2019

Selah Vista, Central Washington’s first Net Zero 5-Star Built Green residential community, is one of only ten projects chosen to present at the prestigious Northwest Green Building Slam on October 25, 2019 at Kane Hall, University of Washington. A simple idea from years ago has metamorphosed into one of the most fun and inspirational green…

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If you build it, will they come?

March 11, 2019

Central Washington shows itself more than ready for Selah Vista’s healthy high-performance homes [SELAH, WASHINGTON, March 11, 2019] Leading Force Development’s Selah Vista Homes won the prestigious U.S. Department of Energy’s 2018 Housing Innovation Award in the Custom Spec category—one of only seven builder projects nationwide to be so recognized. The only residential development of…

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Model Home Certifies!

September 14, 2018

Selah Vista’s model home has been certified 5-Stars Performance in the Built Green Program! Built Green certification signifies that a holistic, environmentally friendly approach was utilized in creating a home. Parameters include site & water quality, energy efficiency, health & indoor air quality, materials efficiency, and homeowner education. Take a look at the certificates here.…

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Selah Vista Homes Ribbon Cutting!

June 7, 2018

Selah Vista Homes enjoyed its grand opening at the end of April. Our model home is now open to the public for viewing, come by and see it for yourself! Contact Brenda Nunes for more information at (509) 955-0118.

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