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Rockmart Children’s Academy: The Gold Standard for a Healthy Environment for Kids

This news release features a recent project certified in the EarthCraft Light Commercial category. For more information on this project and information on how to certify your project, contact Jaida Holbrook. The Lillie Moreland Dyar Complex of Rockmart Georgia went the extra mile to provide the best building and learning environment for their building’s special […]

Lower Interest Rates for EarthCraft Multifamily

The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association and Southface are pleased to announce that Fannie Mae will reward multifamily properties with a green building certification, such as EarthCraft Multifamily, with a lower interest rate. EarthCraft is one of several certifications recognized under Fannie Mae’s Green Financing Solutions program, which also includes LEED, ENERGY STAR® and Enterprise’s […]

St. Margaret’s Callahan Center achieves EarthCraft Light Commercial Certification

St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church in Carrollton, Georgia recently received EarthCraft Light Commercial certification for the Callahan Center, a new 6,600 square foot building that will be used for administrative purposes and church meeting spaces. The site used for the Callahan Center was carefully planned within St. Margaret’s existing campus in order to minimize the number of trees […]

NorSouth Constructs Awarded 2014 EarthCraft Communities Project of the Year

Leading Southeast contractor recognized for sustainable partnership in the multi-phase redevelopment of Decatur Housing Authority’s Allen Wilson Community. Southeast green building certification program EarthCraft announced its 2014 award winners in a ceremony hosted by Southface Energy Institute and the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association on October 29th in Atlanta, Ga. In addition to celebrating EarthCraft’s […]