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May 3, 2016

New 2016 Pricing

By Maura McCarthy - Cofounder & VP of Market Development

What’s in our new vs. old prices? The short answer is A BUNCH!

Our OLD prices included:

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April 22, 2016

Celebrating Earth Day 2016…

By Roderick Bryant, Director of Engineering

We thought we’d let the numbers speak for themselves.  This year Blu homes got even greener .. with our estimated Home Energy Rating System (HERS) score* going down, even while our average home size grew 35%.  HERS gets better as it gets lower… with the “ultimate” goal of HERS 0, for Net Zero homes.

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February 16, 2016

New Year’s Resolution: More Storage with California Closets

By Stephanie Nixon - Designer

This new year we’ve made a resolution - to give you more options to personalize and enjoy your home. That’s why we’re excited to announce our new partnership with the experts in high-end storage solutions - California Closets.

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January 5, 2016

Your Dream Home in the Palm of Your Hand

By Robin Schick - Art Director

Blu Homes, the leading provider of premium prefab homes in the Bay Area, is revolutionizing the home building industry with a new approach to home design.

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December 11, 2015

Blu Design Studio App Coming Soon!

By Robin Schick - Art Director

Blu Homes, the leading provider of premium prefab homes in the Bay Area, is revolutionizing the homebuilding industry with the launch of their new home design app.

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September 15, 2015

Northern California: Why we're focused, here (for now!)

By Maura McCarthy - Co-founder

This fall we’ve made the decision to design and deliver Blu homes in Northern California, only, for the next 18 months.

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September 11, 2015

Something Borrowed, Something Blu...

By Maura McCarthy - Co-founder

It was a whirlwind wedding season this summer and we at Blu are super proud and happy to have had customers Jamee and Ondina celebrate their nuptials at their new Blu ‘oasis’ in Sonoma, California.  With this combination Balance + Element, they had an amazing family gathering for a small backyard wedding, this August… including BBQ, swimming in the pool, and more~    

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July 23, 2015

Why Everyone is Talking About Urban Infill

By Maura McCarthy - Co-Founder

Urban infill, also known as infill development, is a method used by developers and builders to make the most out of space in the urban environment through building densely on run down or empty lots. The concept has been hip for some time, but over the last 18 months it’s gotten downright hot.

There are three main reasons we’re seeing urban infill as a growing, and healthy, trend.

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June 22, 2015

A Technology Company Building… Homes?

By Maura McCarthy - Co-founder

Silicon Valley is a location and a mindset. It’s the origin of world-changing inventions spanning semiconductors to electric cars. It’s also a place where traditional industries are disrupted to make room for a better customer experience.

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June 16, 2015

SimCity meets Real-life: Create your modern Mini-Estate with Blu Homes

By Robin Schick - Art Director

Today, we are excited to launch our new 3D Mini-Estate Builder on our website. For those of you who are familiar with SimCity, the video game, the idea here should be quite familiar.  Choose a Blu Home, put it on site and then add garages, decks, pods, and even additional homes to create a special retreat for you and your family.

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