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November 3, 2010

Spend Shift

We are psyched to be included in John Gerzema's and Michael D'Antonio's new book "Spend Shift: How The Post-Crisis Values Revolution Is Changing The Way We Buy, Sell, And Live." Check out this great clip of John and Michael talking about the book and Blu Homes: http://www.youtube.com/johngerzema#p/f/6/6vM4XgaEDa0 . Be sure to visit your local bookstore today!

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November 3, 2010

Spend Shift

We are psyched to be included in John Gerzema's and Michael D'Antonio's new book "Spend Shift: How The Post-Crisis Values Revolution Is Changing The Way We Buy, Sell, And Live." Check out this great clip of John and Michael talking about the book and Blu Homes: http://www.youtube.com/johngerzema#p/f/6/6vM4XgaEDa0 . Be sure to visit your local bookstore today!

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November 1, 2010

Hot Market: Eco-Friendly Homeowners

November 1, 2010 - Blu is featured in the November issue of Inc. Magazine in an article called Hot Market: Eco-Friendly Homeowners . "Forget McMansions," writes Leigh Buchanan, "tomorrow's home is smaller and greener." Read the full article here: http://www.inc.com/magazine/20101101/hot-market-eco-friendly-homeowners.html

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September 29, 2010

CBS Sunday Morning

September 26, 2010 - Blu was featured on CBS Sunday Morning for a story on "America's New Normal." We spoke about smaller, greener, more well designed homes. You can watch the clip here: http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=6902261n&tag=contentBody%3BfeaturedPost-PE

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August 25, 2010

Blu Relaunches Glidehouse Green Prefab

August 24, 2010 - By Preston Koerner Blu Homes continues to dominate the green prefab world. Today the company announced the relaunch of Glidehouse, a gorgeous home originally made famous by Michelle Kaufmann. Glidehouse will be available nationally and built in Blu's own factory using the company's proprietary steel and wood framing system. The new Glidehouse retains all of the signature features of the old design and can be purchased for $360,000+. When constructed, Glidehouse will be...

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June 24, 2010

East Longmeadow Company Builds Green Homes

By Ray Hershel EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. (abc40)-- A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Monday in East Longmeadow for Blu Homes. The company manufactures green, environmentally friendly modular homes. Bill Haney is the President of Blu Homes, "The goal is to build homes that could drop your energy bills by 75%, that cost $100,000 or less and they could be built on site in a week There are three homes currently under construction at the East Longmeadow plant. Company officials say Blu Homes are built...

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June 23, 2010

Start-up company building energy efficient, eco-friendly prefabricated homes

WAMC Northeast Public Radio reported on the ribbon-cutting ceremony at our new factory in East Longmeadow, Mass. Listen to the podcast here.

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May 20, 2010

Smart Money: Green House In A Box

By Alyssa Abkowitz - June 2010 "Eco-friendly designs are helping prefab homes lose their low-rent image. Our reporter helps (Blu) build one in a day...." Read full article here: Smart Money June 2010 Blu Homes

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May 20, 2010

Blu Homes Releases New Unfolding Balance Home

By Bridgette Meinhold, 05/19/10 Blu Homes is making waves in the modular housing world and just today released yet another spectacular energy efficient prefab home . The Blu |Balance home is a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 16′ foot ceilinged residence with many customizable options and tons of green features. Most interestingly though, is that the whole home comes shipped to you on 2 trucks and is then unfolded on site and can be bolted together in only 5 days. Less waste and more haste! The new Blu...

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May 20, 2010

Blu Launches Spacious Balance Prefab

By Preston Koerner | May 19, 2010 | topics: News , Prefab , Residential Blu Homes , a green prefab startup out of Massachusetts, is on a tear with $7 million in new cash and a contemporary set of homes. Today the company announced its latest design called Balance , which is a 1,632 square foot single-level home that prices from about $270,000. Balance is factory-built, ships anywhere in the country on two trucks, and unfolds to a spacious 34' wide and 48' long with 16' ceilings. In the end,...

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