Press Releases

August 28, 2013

Recycle and Rebuild or Renovate: Blu® Homes Releases Infographic to Help Homeowners Make the Most of Their Investments

Discover average returns on the most common home improvement projects, learn how to recycle your old home before building new, and see how much money building green can save in home operating costs. SAN FRANCISCO AND WALTHAM, MA—August 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/—With the American owner-occupied housing stock older than ever according to a recent Department of Housing and Urban Development American Housing Survey (AHS), more and more homeowners are facing the need to make drastic upgrades, or even...

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July 2, 2013

Blu® Homes Welcomes Woody Bell as Senior Vice President of Operations

With over thirty years home manufacturing experience, Bell joins Blu Homes to ramp up production to respond to rapidly growing demand. SAN FRANCISCO and WALTHAM, July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/—Blu® Homes, Inc. (“Blu”), the leading builder of beautiful, precision-engineered, green prefab homes, announced today that Woody Bell has been named senior vice president of operations. In his new role, Bell will oversee manufacturing at Blu’s Vallejo, California factory, a state-of-the-art 250,000 square-foot...

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June 25, 2013

Blu Homes Raises Over $65 Million

Company to Build Display Homes Nationwide SAN FRANCISCO and WALTHAM, MA—June 25, 2013— Blu® Homes, Inc. (“Blu”), the leading builder of precision-engineered, green prefab homes, today announced that it has completed an institutional round of investment, totaling over $65 million. One of the strategic uses of the funding is to make capital investment focused on building a series of 15-20 display homes in key markets across the United States. The first two display homes, which will open for tours...

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June 21, 2013

Blu Homes Unveils Plans for its First Model Home in Los Angeles

Luxurious Four Bedroom, Four Bath Breezehouse to Open for Tours Late 2013, Making it Easier than Ever for Southern California Buyers to Experience a Blu Home for Themselves Get your questions about the new L.A. model home answered at two Tweetups hosted by Blu Homes during Dwell on Design, June 21 and 22 DWELL ON DESIGN, LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER, LOS ANGELES—June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Blu® Homes, Inc. (“Blu”), the leading builder of precision-engineered, green prefab homes, is making it...

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June 14, 2013

Meet Blu Homes at Dwell on Design 2013

Interactive booths, seminars and Tweetups make it easy to catch up with the leader in modern, green prefab homebuilding, June 21-23, 2013 at the Los Angeles Convention Center Visit the “Blu Homes Oasis” at Dwell on Design’s Dwell Outdoor exhibit for architect-led presentations and inspiration. LOS ANGELES—June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/—When Dwell on Design ( www.dwellondesign.com ), America’s largest modern design event, returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center, June 21-23, 2013, attendees will...

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May 9, 2013

Blu® Homes Founders to be Honored with Business Innovator Award

Maura McCarthy And Bill Haney, Founders Of Green, Modern Prefab Company Blu Homes, to Accept Award Presented By Root Cause On May 9th in Boston WALTHAM, MA—May 9, 2013— Blu® Homes, Inc. (“Blu”), the leading builder of architect-designed, precision-built green homes, announced today that co-founders Bill Haney and Maura McCarthy will be honored with the third annual Business Innovator Award from Boston-based non-profit Root Cause . Root Cause's Business Innovator Award is given to members of the...

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April 23, 2013

Blu® Homes Adds Two Vice Presidents to Growing Executive Team

Citing rapid growth, Blu Homes announces Albert Yan as Vice President of Advanced Manufacturing Engineering and John Pilkin as Vice President of Project Delivery SAN FRANCISCO and WALTHAM, MA—April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/— Blu® Homes, Inc. (“Blu”), the leading builder of precision-engineered, green prefab homes, announced today that Albert Yan has been named vice president of advanced manufacturing engineering and John Pilkin has been named vice president of project delivery, with Pilkin working...

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March 21, 2013

Blu Homes Releases “Homes of the Future” Infographic, Sheds Light on Top Homebuyer Considerations

Discover How to Cut Home Building Time by Up to 75%, Plus How Future Homes Will Increase Quality, Comfort, Simplicity, Energy Efficiency, and Safety ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST HOME DESIGN SHOW, NEW YORK—March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/—What will the home of the future look like? Even more importantly, in this age of skyrocketing energy costs and dwindling resources: What will the home of the future be made of? How will it be made? And how can it save money, resources and energy? Just in time for the...

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February 5, 2013

Blu Homes to Make a Splash at Modernism Week 2013

Parties, seminars and home tours make it easy to catch up with the leader in modern, green prefab homebuilding in Palm Springs, February 14-24, 2013 Join Blu Homes at Tim Disney’s Desert Oasis to support A+D Architecture and Design Museum’s upcoming exhibition Never Built: Los Angeles PALM SPRINGS, CA—February 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Blu® Homes, Inc., (“Blu”) the leading builder of precision-engineered, green prefab homes is hosting numerous events at Palm Springs Modernism Week , February 14-24...

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January 17, 2013

Gary Martell Joins Blu Homes as Chief Financial Officer

High-Tech Industry Veteran to Focus on Growth and Geographic Expansion WALTHAM, MA and SAN FRANCISCO—January 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/— Blu ® Homes, Inc. (“Blu”), the leading builder of beautiful and green precision-built homes, today announced that Gary Martell has joined the company as chief financial officer. Mr. Martell, who has over 25 years of corporate finance experience and has completed IPOs and major M&A transactions for several high-tech and manufacturing companies, will oversee all...

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