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November 14, 2010

Blu Home Unfolds In Orange County

November 14, 2010 - We recently unfolded a Blu home in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The Chapel Hill News was there to witness the action. Read their first hand account of Blu Homes unfolding in Chapel Hill .

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November 12, 2010

15 Reasons to Be Optimistic About America

November 11, 2010 Blu is featured in a slideshow on The Huffington Post of "15 Reasons to Be Optimistic About America" by John Gerzema and Michael D'Antonio, authors of Spend Shift . Check it out here.

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November 4, 2010

Green Home Builder Blu Opens West Coast Office

November 4, 2010 – Green home builder Blu Homes, Inc. ( www.bluhomes.com ) today introduces its West Coast team, opening a new office in San Francisco. Paul Warner, former president of Michelle Kaufmann Designs, and new creative director for Blu’s mkDesigns line, will run the West Coast design team. Joining him is Blair Porteous, director of West Coast operations, and Milli Josifovska, West Coast sales associate. “California is both the heart of America’s green movement and its advanced...

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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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October 20, 2010

Green Home Builder Blu Adds Prefab Home Pioneer Michael Harris To Board

October 20, 2010 – Green home builder Blu Homes, Inc. ( www.bluhomes.com ) today announced they have hired Michael Harris as a consultant and appointed him to its board of advisors. Harris has been a career-long innovator in the prefab housing industry. Most recently, he served as president and CEO of Lindal Cedar Homes since 2006. Prior to that, Harris was President and CEO of Deck House, Inc. of Acton, Mass. where he worked for 31 years. “Not only is Michael one of the most experienced...

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October 7, 2010

Green Home Builder Blu Now Offers “Origin” With Up To Two Bedrooms And Pitched Roof

October 7, 2010 – Green home builder Blu Homes, Inc. today announced the redesigned Blu | Origin, the most affordable and versatile home in its portfolio. Previously designed as a studio or home addition, the Origin is now available as a complete home with one or two bedrooms, an optional pitched roof and a deluxe kitchen. Other new green options include LED lighting and standard radiant floor heating and, like all Blu homes, the Origin features high ceilings and abundant windows and natural...

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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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September 28, 2010

Green Home Builder Blu Releases More Versatile "Element" With Up To 3 Bedrooms And Many Stylish Extras

September 28, 2010 - Green home builder Blu Homes, Inc. today announced the newest versions of Blu │ Element. Blu │ Element offers versatile and elegant design with up to 3 bedrooms and 1.5 baths, along with up to 12’ high ceilings and abundant windows and natural light. New deluxe kitchen design and more standard green options like LED lighting and radiant floor heating are among the other features rounding out this beautiful, green prefab home. “Like all Blu homes, the new Elements are...

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