NAHB National Green Building Awards

December 17, 2009

nahbgreenAttention green Chicago real estate developers and builders, local government (that’s you Evanston) advocates or green professional: submit your environmentally friendly home, initiative or contribution to the National Association of Home Builders’ National Green Building Awards!

Award categories include:

  • Advocate of the Year (Builder, Remodeler, Individual, Group)
  • Advocate of the Year (State or Local Government)
  • Green Project(s) of the Year (Single Family, Remodel, Multifamily)
  • Green Site Development of the Year
  • HBA Green Building Program of the Year (New and Existing)

To be resource friendly (isn’t that what it’s all about) all applications and supporting materials must be submitted electronically on one (1) CD.  No print materials will be accepted or reviewed by the judges.  To be eligible for the Green Project of the Year category, projects must have been started after June 2008 and substantially completed by December 2009.

Entry deadline is February 3, 2010 and the awards will be announced May 17, 2010 in Raleigh North Carolina.  Application fees are as follows:

Advocate of the Year Awards: $100 for NAHB Members and $150 for Non-NAHB Members.

All other Categories: $250 for NAHB Members and $350 for Non-NAHB Members.

Of course, refer to the NAHB Green Building website for the National Green Building Standard, the industry leader for green building designations, certifications and responsible building.

Intro to the National Green Building Standard by the NAHB –

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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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