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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 27, 2013

Film Making a Passion for Blu Homes' Bill Haney

Blu Homes' CEO Bill Haney was featured in The Wall Street Journal. The article describes Bill Haney's passion for film making and how that passion has contributed to his entrepreneurial endeavors. Read the full article .

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June 25, 2013

Home Builder Blu Homes Raises $65 million

Blu Homes' latest funding round of $65 million and plans to construct display homes in key markets throughout the country were featured in North Bay Business Journal. Read the full article .

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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 24, 2013

Houses That Flip and Fold Into Place

Blu Homes' aesthetic, technological, and logistical advantages were highlighted in this Fortune article featuring the overall environmental benefits of prefab houses. Find the full article here .

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June 21, 2013

Blu Homes To Unveil First Prefab Home Model in Los Angeles

The debut of Blu Homes' first Los Angeles Breezehouse model at Dwell on Design 2013 was featured in Dwell. Including intricate renderings and a detailed floor plan of the house, this article provides a great representation of what is to be expected at the house opening this Fall. Find the full article here .

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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 14, 2013

Living Small: Steel-Framed Simplicity

Blu Homes' Wheeler House was one of eight compact homes chosen to demonstrate how living in a compact, multipurpose space is not only efficient, but comfortable and fulfilling. Find the full article here .

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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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