Green homes in Houston said to be a priority for home builders

  • Third-party verification is key to consumers when looking for a "green" home.
  • Green features that address extreme heat, humidity and foundational issues are sought after in Houston.
  • GBGC certification adheres to the National Green Building Standard ICC 700.

Green building is said to account for roughly 30 percent of the nation’s residential building sector. Recent survey findings from Dodge Data & Analytics indicate that percentage will rise in the years to come.