2021 Housing Innovation Award Winner!

2021 Housing Innovation Award Winner We are thrilled and honored to announce that we were one of the U.S. DOE Zero Energy Ready Home Housing Innovation Award Winners for 2021! The Zero Energy Ready certification is one with incredibly high standards and is not easily obtained, it requires not only a certain level of craftsmanship but a vast knowledge of …

Virtual Green Home Tour

Home Performance Counts Home Performance Counts is a joint educational initiative by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the National Association of REALTORS (NAR). Earth Day was the kickoff of the series featuring Robinhood by Red Tree Builders. Brandon, current Chairman of the NAHB Sustainability & Green Building Subcommittee, took viewers through Robinhood, one of his artfully crafted, …

Do Builders Offer Broker Referrals?

Do Builders Offer Broker Referrals? We all know that readily available homes in Asheville and the surrounding areas are hard to come by. Many times clients may not be able to find exactly what they are looking for, maybe building a home is an option for them. We offer your clients expert guidance through the home building journey through our …

IBSx 60 Design Ideas in 60 Minutes

IBSx 60 Design Ideas in 60 Minutes The 2021 International Builders Show was adapted from its typically in-person conference to a virtual, online experience. One of the signature sessions at IBSx, 60 Design Ideas in 60 Minutes offers attendees sixty unique trends and ideas to implement in their homes. This was a great panel discussion featuring mediator Dawn Duhamel and …

High Design, High Performance

High Design, High Performance Brandon Bryant, Ted Clifton, and Troy Johns – three high performance builders across the US got together to discuss their approach to high performance design and building. Brandon goes very in depth into Red Trees building philosophy and the “why we build sustainability”. This artcle is a great read. Best in American Living is a committee …

Second Vice-Chair of NAHB Environmental Issue Committee

Brandon Bryant NAMED SECOND VICE-CHAIR OF NAHB ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUE COMMITTEE Brandon is honored to have been named second vice-chair of the National Home Builders Environmental Issues Committee. This nomination was given by the second vice chairman of the board – Jerry Konter. Jerry Konter is a Georgia-based builder with over 40 years of experience in residential construction. Brandon has been …

Brandon Bryant Serves as Regional Vice President for Region 10

Brandon Bryant serves as Regional Vise President for Region 10 This is Brandon’s second year serving as North Carolina Home Builder Association Regional Vice President for Region 10. This position is part of NCHBA’s Executive Committee, and Region 10 consists of 10 conties spanning from Asheville all the way to Murphy, North Carolina. The purpose of this role is to …

Brandon Bryant Named Second Vice Chair of the Sustainability and Green Building Subcommittee

Brandon is honored to be serving as the Vice Chair of the Sustainability and Green Building Subcommittee for the second year in a row. This is a subcommittee of the Environmental Issues Committee on which Brandon serves as Second Vice Chair. This Subcommittee advises the Environmental Issues Committee on its oversight responsibilities as they relate to environmentally responsible practices and …