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Green construction is a hot new trend in building and construction. Green construction involves using recycled materials and utilizing the concepts of sustainable design. As the concepts gain popularity, using them will become second nature.

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How can a 203(k) home loan help you make a home greener?

What exactly is a 203(k) home loan? And can it really give you the cash to finally make those eco-friendly home improvements you've been so eager to make?


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The Ultimate EarthCraft Homes Quiz

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The Ultimate Green Building Quiz

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