April 8, 2015

Green Builder – Passive Townhomes Cluster on Infill Site

Green Builder celebrated our Passive House-constructed View Haus 5 townhomes, the first of their kind in Seattle.

“We know that buildings are the number one consumer of energy in the world, and we know how to change that, but that’s not even what is so amazing about Passive House construction,” says Ritchie. “For me and my family, it’s an overall improvement in our health and happiness – living comfortably and being mindful of how comfortable it is to sit in front of windows in the middle of winter and not feel an ounce of cold, drafty air.”

Read their story here. 


February 11, 2015

Seattle Refined – Inside View Haus 5: A Passive House

KOMO News’ Melanie Biehl offers readers a preview of our View Haus 5 project:

“View Haus 5 offers striking views of the Cascade Mountains. The modern designed units are a mix of three-story two bedroom/two bathroom and three bedroom/two bathroom townhomes ranging from 1,100 to 1,700 square feet. Unlike many townhomes, the five units that make up View Haus 5 are individually designed, rather than mirror image cookie cutter dwellings.”

Read on.


January 12, 2015

Curbed: Seattle’s First Passive House Townhomes Hit the Market

Curbed previews View Haus 5, noting:

“While they vary in size and layout, all three feature private rooftop decks with gas BBQ piping, double-height spaces, all LED lighting, induction cooktop, zero VOC paints, custom, locally-made cabinetry, high performance European windows from Zola and unit-specific electric car charging. Not a bad selection to choose from for eco-friendly homebuyers.”

Read their story here.


November 10, 2014

DJC: Presales to start on View Haus 5

The Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce recently featured our View Haus 5 Passive House townhome project in Madison Valley. The story notes View Haus 5’s draft-free air-tight envelope, unique barn wood facade, open floor plans, large windows, and double-height spaces. Read more about this special project here.


August 17, 2014

Park Passive Featured in the Huffington Post

The Huffington Post recently included Park Passive alongside the country’s most gorgeous green homes in their list of 9 dream “green” homes. The story notes Park Passive’s airtight envelope and explains that “Green building” is taking hold in the construction sector. Read more here.

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