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sustainable community spotlight

ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND WATER CONSERVATION - Water conserving shower heads and faucet aerators - ENERGY STAR® rated appliances - Low flow commodes and faucets - Solar shades installed in all residences - Energy efficient lighting in common areas and throughout the community - Energy efficient building lighting - Programmable thermostats - Energy conserving business practices by management staff GREEN TRANSPORTATION - Walking distance to shopping, restaurants and services - Walking distance to trolley stop - Easy access to public transportation - Car charging stations in building for residents and Whole Foods Market customers - Walk Score® of 92/100 SUSTAINABLE BUILDING - Low VOC paint and sealants - Recycled content in concrete, steel and carpet

INDOOR AIR QUALITY -L  ow-E glass reducing solar heat gain and improving energy efficiency -D  ouble paned insulated windows -O  perable windows for fresh air LANDSCAPING AND ENVIRONMENT -N  ative landscaping -R  ain sensors on irrigation system -T  ree relocation to nearby park -R  eused existing on-site trees and materials in the new construction -P  arking below grade to minimize unnecessary land use RECYCLING AND ENVIRONMENT -U  se of eco-friendly cleaning products by management and cleaning staff -R  ecycling bins located throughout the community -S  eparate recycling chute for residents to recycle trash AWARDS & CERTIFICATIONS -N  GBS Silver Certified -A  warded “Outstanding Multifamily Development” by D CEO Magazine


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