6 Homestar Built Rating
Bupa is walking the talk with their commitment to sustainability, having recently completed their first Homestar project. It's part of an undertaking to achieve a Homestar rating on all new dwellings in their development.
82 Marlborough Ave, North Shore, Auckland
There’s a fresh approach to sustainable and affordable housing coming from Solution Street. With 28 Homestar homes completed and more on the way, this modular housing company is making waves. Their compact, functional, and well-designed homes make smart use of space without compromising on quality in a city where space is at a premium
North Shore, Auckland
Greenwich Gardens is a 6 Homestar rated Metlifecare retirement village located on the North Shore of Auckland. Features such as solar water heating, low energy LED lighting and a superior level of insulation make the homes very comfortable yet significantly cheaper to run on a fixed income
The two mid-rise buildings comprise 54 apartments with individually designed layouts that maximise space, sun, light and views.
Thoughtful design includes good ventilation and excludes draughts. Eco Design Advisor Julie Villard has recently completed her own home proudly achieving a 9 Homestar built rating.
This family house uses both Homestar and Passive House standards, and is carefully designed to be one of NZ’s most energy-efficient homes while keeping to a “mainstream” budget.