Tucson, Arizona — Green Home For Sale

Preferred Oro Valley location. Energy Efficient windows and 8.5 KW solar PV system reduce reduce reliance on coal and natural gas utilities. Home is upscale in an upscale neighborhood.

Listing ID: 19325

  • Green Home
  • Photovoltaic (PV)
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $298,500
Annual Property Tax $2,719
Annual Utility Cost $1,200
Home Area 2,923 sq ft
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 6970 sq ft
Year Built 1992

Property Description

Home located in NW Tucson and inside Oro Valley town limits. Energy efficient Low-E Dual Glazed windows reduce demand for coal/natural gas fired utility generated energy. 19 years remain on a solar lease installed and maintained by Solar City. A flat monthly payment of $42.50 provides energy from the roof mounted 8.5 KW Photovoltaic solar system. The majority of the flooring is wood laminate (light maple). The remainder is carpeting. The present homeowners have spared no expense to upgrade and bring a designers flair to the property.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

The home is low water use and low conventional energy use. Schools can be walked to.

Neighborhood Description

The home is within walking distance to schools and shopping. The neighboorhood has a community playground and is where young and old feel at home. The landscaping in front yards is low water impact Xeroscape desert landscape. The pristine desert mingles throughout the community preserved by community bylaws from building. For those who like to hike or golf there are numerous opportunities close by.

Market Area

Oro Valley is nestled below the Catalina Mountains of 10,000 ft. Medical high tech jobs are nearby as is a first class hospital. There are multiple shopping areas to walk or drive.

School District



Copper Creek

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home

Sea Level

Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area No
Industry in Area No
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Heat Pump
Solar - Active
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Photovoltaic (PV)
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Municipal
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

Construction Type Masonry/Concrete
Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Metal
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Carpet
Wood - Laminated
Roof Material Tile
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 400 sqft