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Services for Real Estate Pros - Image Design, LLC
 Here Here is a sneak peak of the new Turtle's Hope project desiged by Image Design, LLC which is projected to be a LEED for Homes "Platinum" project. This near Net-Zero Farm House Style cottage will be built by Adam BearUp of Hybrid Homes, LLC. The perspective above is a southeast 3d perspective...
st Welcome to the 2009 Michigan Energy Fair Show Home designed by Image Design, LLC,  which is now near completion. This home will be a LEED for Homes project call "Granite Hill" is under construction on 60 pristine acres in Kingsley, Michigan (just outside of Traverse City) This home sits on a r...
  Image Design's newest Net-Zero residence design in Paw Paw, Michigan they've dubbed the "Vineyard Project" because it is nestled in South Western Michigan's wine country and is located next to one of Paw Paw Winery's vineyards.  The home features Prairie stylings and is projected to be a minimu...
While housing is at the root of our economic crisis, it can also be the spark that turns the economy around.  And it will not take long. A short-term housing stimulus will immediately motivate homebuyers and, thus, raise property values and home prices, shore up our financial systems, restore con...
Certified Staging Professional Class The Alliance for Environmental Sustainability will offer the Certified Staging Professional Class to real estate professionals who are interested in becoming knowledgeable and certified in green building.Certified Professional (CP) designation is a certificati...
On December 4th 2008 the West Michigan Chapterof the USGBC will be putting on a LEED for Homes program review class at Alliance for Environmental Sustainability in Grand Rapids Michigan. The class will be taught by Mike Holcomb one of the top green building authorities in the country. I highly re...
From the Award winning Team Hybrid whose Onekama project became West Michigans first LEED for Homes "Platinum" project.  Image Design, LLC and Hybrid Homes, LLC are proud to announce that we have two new LEED for Homes projects under construction one is a projected LEED for Homes "Gold" project i...
Image Design and Adam Bearup of Hybrid Homes are please to announced today that it's Hybrid Home project in Onekama Michigan has been awarded the U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) highest certification through is LEED for Homes program. The Hybrid House received LEED for Homes "Platinum"certi...
I just read a interesting article on the Wall Street Journals web-site called How Green is my Realtor. and here is another version of the article.
This month is National Radon Action Month.  Did you know that Radon is actually deadlier than carbon monoxide. List below are some interesting fact you might not know.Breathing home indoor radon causes nearly one hundred times more deaths each year than carbon monoxide poisoning. Radon is the sec...

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