Recycling area centrally located in the community
Resident lounge with kitchenette and entertainment area
Resident business/learning center including computer terminals with internet
Complimentary Wi-Fi “Hot Spots”
Streetscapes and courtyard with sitting areas
Native, non-invasive plantings providing a natural environment for birds and butterflies
Professional On-Site Management
Direct access to bus line
Fully equipped kitchens including microwave, full-size refrigerator, dishwasher, and stove with ENERGY STAR qualified appliances
High-efficiency lighting to reduce energy consumption
High-efficiency heating, cooling, and ventilation equipment with enhanced air filtration
Washer and dryer hook ups in each unit
Spacious, open floor plans fostering accessibility
Designer bathrooms with cultured marble vanity top, high-efficiency lighting and plumbing fixtures
Green label carpet in bedrooms and low VOC finishes for enhanced indoor air quality
Individually controlled central air conditioning and heating
High-efficiency windows and insulation creating a quiet, comfortable living space
Willow Creek is seeking LEED Gold for Homes Certification, by incorporating a range of green buildings strategies for sustainability, energy use, lighting, water, materials, and air quality. Residents benefit from eco-friendly surroundings and energy costs.
Building location is close to public transportation including bus service with direct connection to Union Station and local conveniences such as shopping, dining, and public parks.
More durably built than code requires, with mold resistant finishes and exterior water and moisture mitigation.
Air tight construction with increased wall and roof insulation; high-efficiency heating and cooling systems inside each apartment and ENERGY STAR lighting, windows, and appliances.
Low flow plumbing fixtures and native landscape design requiring less irrigation.
Environmentally Friendly Materials:
Low-emitting paints, green label carpet, and environmentally friendly flooring.
Indoor Air Quality:
Continuous ventilation with filtered fresh air directly from outside.
Awareness and Education:
The education of the resident and/or building manager about the operation and maintenance of the green features of a LEED home.
Materials and Resources:
Efficient selection and utilization of environmentally preferable materials, and minimization of waste during construction.