Media Releases

Green Homes Rise 10-Fold in New Zealand Since 2015

Thursday 15 June 2017


The significant increase over the last two years in new homes registering under the Homestar™ rating tool proves New Zealanders want reliable and independent assurance that they are buying and building, healthier homes that attain high standards of sustainability and efficiency.

Super green home targets top tier of rating systems

Tuesday 13 June 2017


A four bedroom rammed earth house under construction in Beachlands, Auckland aims to show that it is possible for green homes to achieve top marks under three different rating systems in New Zealand: Homestar, Passivhaus and Living Building Challenge.

Is this the best house in the North Island?

Friday 2 June 2017


Eco Green Homes Ltd latest design has achieved an independently verified 10-star Home Star Design rating and a 5 star ‘Lifemark’ rating, the highest design rating in the North Island.