From the Street Insider:
"The highly-coveted Star Awards are presented annually to recognize the best in new home building, remodeling and restoration. Though awarded by the Texas Association of Builders, the Star Awards accepts entries from the entire Southwest, including Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico and Oklahoma. This year marks the first time that four Green Building categories were added to the awards line up.Kudos to Green Builders, Inc., and to their "intense" competitors. It's good to see sustainability becoming a competitive advantage in the housing market!
"Competition for this award was particularly intense, but Green Builders stood out amongst the nominees for their continued innovation and advancement in the field of sustainable home building, a hot topic throughout the housing market.
"Green Builders engineers their homes green from the ground up to deliver energy efficiency in all areas of home maintenance and operation, without sacrificing elegance, space or comfort. Careful planning during construction translates into up to 50 percent savings for homeowners on their monthly energy bills alone.
"The Green Building Advocate of the Year recognition adds to the company's growing list of accolades. Green Builders was also selected as the 2008 Single Family Affordable Home of the Year at the National Green Building Awards held by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) earlier this year."