Green homes

A couple of the homes in the Milagro Cohousing community in Tucson, set within a forest of native creosote shrubs

Milagro Cohousing: Here it’s all about Community

First impressions of Milagro Cohousing Community The first time I visited the Milagro Cohousing Community, it had rained the previous day so the creosote scent was intoxicating. Mmmmm, creosote is the most amazing desert scent. The walk from the parking area to the homes is highlighted by beautiful paths through natural desert landscape and lush …

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Ice House Lofts pool and spa area

Ice House Lofts – a Cool Redevelopment

About the Ice House Lofts The Ice House Lofts were redeveloped by a local Tucson architecture firm, Rob Paulus Architects, in 2004-2005. The Ice House Lofts consist of 50 units, varying in size from 580 to 2,700 square feet, from studios up to 3 bedroom homes. The conversion to lofts was a natural for Paulus’ …

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130 N Jacobus Ave Tucson AZ 85705

Reduce Your Energy Bills with Help from the Trees for Tucson Program

Tucson Electric Power sponsors a great program that provides up to 3 trees to it’s customers at a reduced rate of only $5 per tree. Trees are a great way to reduce future energy costs by shading your home. Program requirements: To qualify for the rebate, trees must be planted within 15 feet of the …

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Builder TJ Bednar now offering solar panels standard on all new homes!

TJ Bednar is now offering photovoltaic solar panels standard on all newly constructed homes in the Lakeside Ridge neighborhood. Lakeside Ridge is located in southeast Tucson near Sarnoff & Golf Links. The homes are TEP Guaranteed and have other standard green features such as dual flush toilets, low flow shower heads, CFL lighting, gray water …

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Rob Paulus 18th St Bungalow

Rob Paulus Architects: Green and Modern

If you’re looking for a super cool, modern, eco-friendly home in Tucson look no further than homes designed by Rob Paulus and his architecture firm. Paulus’ team’s work is diverse, from ultra-contemporary lofts, to highly insulated steel structures, and to innovative homes that belong on a cover of a magazine. Rob Paulus Architects, has created …

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Selling your Tucson home

Neighborhood Spotlight: Armory Park Del Sol

About Armory Park Del Sol Armory Park Del Sol is a neighborhood located just south of Downtown Tucson, just east of 3rd Avenue between 13th Street & 16th Street. It is a solar neighborhood built by John Wesley Miller, started around 2002. Homes vary in size from around 1000 sf to about 1800 sf, featuring …

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