Green Homes for Sale - Athens, Georgia Green Home

Athens, Georgia — Green Home For Sale

EarthCraft Platinum Homes, Energy Star,Water Effifient and Low Maintenance

Listing ID: 19174

  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
Asking Price (USD) $189,500
Annual Property Tax $2,450
Annual Utility Cost $1,896
Home Area 1,750 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Total Property Area 4356 sq ft
Year Built 2010

Property Description

This home is first Platinum Level EARTHCRAFT house built in Athens, GA. EARTHCRAFT home is a green building program that focuses on energy efficiency, water conservation, indoor air quality, comfort and durability. The result is a home that has lower energy and water bills when compared to the same home built to current code. The expected utility savings can be of up to 40% in perpetuity!!!. In addition, it provides a better indoor living environment by promoting fresh air circulation and controlling the quality of air you breath. This can also mean lower Dr's visit due to respiratory illness. This 3 Bedroom/2.5 bathroom with master suite on the main has an open floor plan to fit a modern lifestyle. Great home in a great location!!!! This home is also an ENERGY STAR qualified home, Water Sense and Indoor Air plus certified from EPA. So, live green by letting your home do all the work for you. Owner is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the state of Georgia.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Low VOC carpet and paint. Gravel and Vapor Barrior under slab, drain tile around fondation, tight building envelope, properly flashed windows and roof line, Air Sealing Measurments.
It achieved the highest certification level under a green building program called EarthCraft House

Neighborhood Description

Idlewilde Neighborhood of 50+ homes with sidewalks located on the West side of Athens, GA walking distance to grocery shopping, restaurants, banks, etc. 6 Minutes drive to Downtown Athens...

Market Area

A town that has it all, Home of the University of Georgia, voted one of the top ten cities to retire in the US, great place to raise a family. With art galleries, trendy shops, world-renowned nightclubs, distinctive dining.

School District

Athens Clarke County



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 Yes
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
Cooling System Conventional Heat Pump
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Municipal
Rain Water Collection
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Carpet
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Recycled Newsprint

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No