Theseextraordinary homes on the market are giving eco-conscious buyers the opportunity to own a luxurious dwelling with a smaller-than-average carbon footprint.
Both the main home and guest house on this Cape Ann property are energy-efficient and durable, complete with granite and radiant heated floors, hydro-air heating and cooling systems, and a Buderus high-efficiency wall-hung boiler. Panoramic views of the Atlantic and Rockport Harbor will make you feel that much closer to nature.
121 Granite Street, Rockport, MA | $3,499,000
Listed by the McDermott MacCarthy Team
6 Bedrooms | 5 Full, 1 Half Baths | 5,673 SF
Throughout thisstunning custom home located just ten miles from the city, find reclaimed wood from the original carriage house structure. The property additionally features a 45' IPE wood deckperfect for enjoying warm spring afternoons.
17 Bellevue Street, Newton, MA|$3,000,000
6 Bedrooms | 5 Full, 2 Half Baths | 5,822 SF
Conserving energy starts with your thermostat. Located in a cluster of historic homes onthe quintessential North Shore, this 1830 Colonial offers multiple sought-afterNest thermostats, which learn thetemperatures you like and when, turn down while you're away, and can be controlled from anywhere.On average, the Nest Thermostat has helped families save 10% to 12% on heating and 15% on cooling.
18 Waldron Court,Marblehead, MA | $1,299,000
Exclusively listed by Kathleen Murphy
4 Bedrooms | 4 Baths | 3,169 SF
Energy-efficient appliances, a backup generator, and a water sensor alarm system are among the eco-conscious amenities in this South Shore dream home.
22 Eldredge Lane, Cohasset, MA | $1,460,000
4 Bedrooms | 3 Full, 1 Half Bath | 5,347 SF
The high-efficiency washer and dryer inside this duplex-style condofeature technology that helps to reduce the amount of water and energy needed for a load of laundry. And when it comes to the environmental impact of the mini-split heating and cooling systems, it doesnt stop at energy efficiencythesesystems extract heat from the existing interior environment, making them energy-efficient and cost-effective.What's more, this home is a 3-minute drive from the Arnold Arboretum, 281 acres of meadows, forests, and ponds where you can enjoy the quiet beauty of nature right in the city.
100 Jamaica Street #2, Boston, MA | $699,000
Exclusively listed by ResCo Companies
3 Bedrooms | 2 Bath | 1,200 SF