This session looks at “Why LEED for your Home” and provides an overview of the new LEED v4.1 Residential offerings from USGBC. Panelists representing 2018 Power Builders and LEED Homes award recipients will talk about why LEED is valuable to their company and look at how they are successful in addressing green building challenges at the project and portfolio level. Attendees can learn about their hands-on experience with LEED through case studies of their award winning projects.
- Identify how LEED and the next iteration of the rating system, LEED v4.1, will drive higher performing residential buildings
- Understand how LEED can be applied to different project types through case studies
- View LEED for residential projects through different lenses such as health, social equity, climate, and resilience
- Identify the business case and financial drivers that help developers and home builders decide on implementing LEED on single and multifamily projects
Credits: 1 AIA 1 GBCI (LEED Specific BD+C, Homes, GA)