Join Houses That Work Chicago – Green Building Seminar

November 21, 2009

eebaseminarThe Energy and Environmental Building Association (EEBA) will be holding the “Houses That Work” Seminar on December 1, at the Medinah Shrine Center in Addison.  This all day event will be presented By Justin Wilson, a EEBA Certified Trainer and is sponsored by the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago (HBAGC), EMERCOR and CMHC SCHL.

Offered in collaboration with the Energy & Environmental Building Association, Houses That Work is a concise look at the house-as-a-system and the re-engineering process for improved building performance. Learn from the thousands of homes successfully built using Building America practices and view case studies that demonstrate improved performance and efficiency by as much as 50% more energy efficiency with minimal increase in cost. Regional examples and case studies will provide you with concepts and applications that you can immediately apply to your business.

Register here for the Houses That Work Chicago Seminar!

Houses That Work:

  • A full day building science program for building professionals
  • Learn ways to improve the performance, efficiency, durability, safety and health of homes
  • Apply the fundamentals of air, heat and moisture flow to make better material and methods decisions
  • Apply building science to attics, walls, windows, foundations and HVAC components to create high performance homes
  • Identify the building process changes needed to cost effectively implement high performance homes
  • Summarize the successes of other builders who have benefited from implementing high performance and green home strategies

Session qualifies for the following CEUs:

  • Approved by USGBC for 8 GBCI CE hours towards LEED Credentialing Maintenance
  • 8 LUs for AIA/CES (HSW credit)
  • 8 CEUs for AIBD
  • 7 CEUs for NAHB’s CGP
  • 5 RESNET credits
  • 3.25 CEUs for BPI


Justin Wilson
EEBA Certified Trainer


Medinah Shrine Center
550 N. Shriners Drive
Addison, IL 60101

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About The Author

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Mitch Levinson is the author of “Internet Marketing: The Key to Increased New Home Sales” published by BuilderBooks. He is an Internet marketing expert with expertise in search engine optimization, website development, email marketing, social media and CRM consulting services. He is known for creating effective programs that can be tracked through analytics to prove effectiveness and ROI. Mitch is founder and president of MLC New Home Marketing and MLC FlatFee Realty, as well as managing partner of mRELEVANCE, LLC, a Marketing, Communication, Interactive agency with offices in Chicago and Atlanta. He currently leads the Chicago team. A Multi-Million Dollar Sales Producer who earned an MBA in Computer Information Systems and eCommerce, he brings a unique perspective and experience to the field of real estate communications. Mitch combines the two interests in order to help home builders and developers gain a competitive advantage through the Internet and technology. When he isn’t behind a computer, he enjoys participating in sports and coaching his kids’ teams. Mitch resides in Arlington Heights, Ill., a northwest suburb of Chicago, with his family, which includes two rambunctious labs. Visit my Google+ profile.

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