Community Outreach Is Key to Battling NIMBYs in Today’s Market

Community Outreach is Key to Battling NIMBY’s in Today’s Market Builder Magazine reached out to Red Tree Builders to discuss reducing conflict when building a new home in an established neighborhood. Communication is a key component to establishing a good relationship with neighbors and within neighborhoods. Read more about what Red Tree and other builders are doing to keep communities …

How Much Does it Cost to Build a Custom Home | Cost per Square Foot

How Much Does it Cost to Build a Custom Home? Cost per Square Foot   We get the same question a lot, “what’s the cost per square foot to build with you?” Today we’re going over why this is a more complicated question than you might think! The straightforward answer is, it depends. There are many variables that go into …

Episode 74: Why I Go to The Builders Show

Builders Nugget Podcast Episode 74: Why I Go to the Builders Show – Brandon Bryant   Brandon had the honor to speak with Duae Johns and Dave Young at the 2022 Interionational Builders Show about the ever changing landscape of the construction industry. Check out the podcast episode below!   “We want to be part of the changes we’re seeing …

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 …

Green Home Builder Interview

Green Home Builder Magazine Interview Brandon conducted an interview with Green Home Builder Magazine about his role as Chairman of the NAHB Green and Sustainability Subcommittee. Here is a great article where Brandon goes into detail about the role the subcommittee plays and what a valuable resource it is. He also shares some tips on how to get started building …

NAHB Announces Top Sustainable and Green Building Trends and Features in Homes

NAHB Announces Top Sustainable and Green Building Trends and Features in Homes During IBSx Brandon co-hosted a press conference for Green Building Trends. NAHB shared an article highlighting the increasing interest in green homes from potential buyers. Brandon shared the importance of education when it comes to the benefits of living in a green built home, from energy savings to …

Ever Wonder What it Takes to Build Green?

Ever Wonder What it Takes to Build Green? While we have been building green for 14 years, we didn’t get to where we are overnight. We have been on a journey to building green and sustainable. For those who are interested in getting into green building, one of the key factors is having a great Home Energy Verifier. Watch this …