Press Releases

May 7, 2012

Blu Homes Now Offering Garage and Carport Options

Blu launches precision-built garage line with unique design and eco-friendly features. SAN FRANCISCO and WALTHAM, MA—April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Responding to overwhelming demand from customers, California and Massachusetts-based green, precision homebuilder Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ) is now offering garages and carports to go with every Blu design. With this addition, Blu continues its commitment to beautiful, integrated products that give homebuyers, developers and institutions a...

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April 19, 2012

Blu Homes Launches New Blu | 3D Configurator(TM), Offering Real-Time Price Calculations on All of Its Homes

Blu Homes simplifies home building through technology: Precision-builds homes from online 3-D models created by consumers for free online. NEW YORK, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- California and Massachusetts-based precision home builder, Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ), is improving the way Americans purchase new homes with the launch of a new version of its cutting-edge 3-D Configurator(TM). Anyone can access the Blu Configurator for free at bluhomes.com/configurator and begin...

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April 16, 2012

Blu Homes to Build Sunset Magazine's 2012 Idea House in Healdsburg, CA

New, Updated Sunset Breezehouse just one of nine Blu homes being built in Sonoma wine country; Healdsburg becoming Blu Homes' hottest market SAN FRANCISCO and WALTHAM, Mass., April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- California and Massachusetts-based green, precision homebuilder Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ) is thrilled to announce that it will build Sunset magazine's 2012 Idea House, the striking new two-story Sunset Breezehouse. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

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March 28, 2012

Blu Homes Offers Residential Real Estate Developers an Easier, Greener and more Cost Effective Way to Build.

First Blu community to be built in Columbia County, NY; Public invited to tour site April 29, 2012. SAN FRANCISCO and WALTHAM, MA—March 28, 2012—California and Massachusetts-based Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ) today announced that it is partnering with real estate developers nationwide to bring customers its beautiful, green, precision-built homes. Developers interested in learning more can go to http://www.bluhomes.com/partners/developers/ . One of Blu’s first partnerships is with Neil Costa...

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March 26, 2012

Blu Homes Raises $25 Million in Additional Capital

Skagen Group and Brightpath Capital Partners Join Existing Investors in Latest Round SAN FRANCISCO and WALTHAM, MA -- March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- California and Massachusetts-based precision homebuilder, Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ), has raised $25 million in additional capital. Investment is being led by Netherlands-based Skagen Group, who joined existing investors and new investor Brightpath Capital Partners of California. This latest round, which will help the company invest in its...

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February 28, 2012

Green Precision Homebuilder, Blu Homes, Welcomes Brett Chisholm as Vice President of Sales – Americas

SAN FRANCISCO and WALTHAM, MA — February 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — California and Massachusetts-based green, precision homebuilder, Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ), is proud to welcome Brett Chisholm as vice president of sales – Americas. With over 15 years of experience in the technology sector building world-class sales teams and consistently beating aggressive sales goals, Brett brings the exceptional credentials and proven track-record necessary to help Blu meet its goals for rapid growth. Blu...

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February 28, 2012

Green Precision Homebuilder Blu Homes Welcomes Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. to its Board of Advisors

SAN FRANCISCO and WALTHAM, MA — February 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — California and Massachusetts-based precision homebuilder, Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ), announced today that Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. has joined the company’s board of advisors. Mr. Kennedy, who is widely recognized as one of the most resolute defenders of the environment, adds his impressive environmental reputation and knowledge to an already esteemed group of environmentalists on the Blu Board of Advisors, including John Adams,...

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January 10, 2012

Blu Homes to Build First Home Designed Using Online Blu | 3-D Configurator™

Las Vegas, ShowStoppers @ CES 2012 — January 10, 2012 — California-based precision home builder, Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ), has taken a significant step toward revolutionizing the way homes are built in the United States with today’s announcement that it has sold and will be manufacturing the first Blu home personalized entirely online in 3-D by a consumer. The two-bedroom Element 48 home was designed by Cathy and Walter Pearlman, using the Blu | 3-D Configurator™ ( www.bluhomes.com/...

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October 18, 2011

Blu Homes Unfolds Iconic Glidehouse on Washington’s Vashon Island

Waltham, MA and San Francisco, CA — October 18, 2011 Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ), a leading designer and manufacturer of beautiful, green, precision-built homes, unfolded a Glidehouse for the first time since unveiling the Company’s updated, more spacious version of the iconic home last year. The two-bedroom, two-bath home, which is located on Vashon Island, Washington, is Energy Star-rated and LEED certifiable. The home also features a 16-foot detached Glidehouse Pod with an extra bedroom...

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October 18, 2011

Blu Homes Launches the Home Configurator, the First 3-D Visualization and Customization Tool to Give Homebuyers the Power to Personalize and Style their Home Online

Waltham, MA and San Francisco—October 10, 2011—Blu Homes ( www.bluhomes.com ), a leading designer and manufacturer of beautiful, green, precision-built homes, announced today the launch of the Configurator ™. The Configurator allows users to style, visualize and spend time in their own Blu Home in real-time, using a 3-D game-play format. Once a homeowner has completed the design of her choice, Blu then builds each home directly from the client’s 3-D custom model, using precision tooling and...

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