PWB: Blazing Trails, Creating Opportunities

– Posted in: Blog, Events

Recognizing the role of women in the industry, the NAHB (National Association of Home Builders), celebrated Professional Women in Building (PWB) Week, by taking a closer look at the growth of women in the workforce building industry. The NAHB took note of the  positive trends women are making in assuming leadership roles and inspiring the [...]

NAHB Professional Women in Building Council Honors Three Outstanding Industry Professionals

– Posted in: Awards, Blog

Marla Esser Cloos, owner and president of Green Home Coach/Sustaining Spaces in Edmond, Okla., was one of  three council members and professional staff recognized for their contributions to the Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the home building industry. Marla was honored as NAHB 2017 National [...]

Green Homes Festival and Green Jean Ponzi

– Posted in: Blog, Events, Green Gab Podcast

Gabbing with Green Jean Ponzi of Missouri Botanical Garden’s EarthWays Center. EarthWays is the sustainability division of the Garden, which is well respected around the country for their sustainability and even helps other gardens with sustainability. Jean has long been a pillar of the green and sustainability movement in the St. Louis area through her [...]

Just Next to Ferguson

– Posted in: Community, Events, Homeowners

St. Louis is again in the national news. Protesters marched August 9 on the 1-year anniversary of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson. Later in the week, I drove north for site inspections of houses we are green certifying. Houses just next to Ferguson. As I drove through the streets with beautiful huge trees, I [...]


– Posted in: Community, Events, Green Homes, Homeowners

This Saturday, Americans will celebrate Independence Day. It’s a wonderful day to celebrate the birth of our country with family, friends and community. Do we really think about what Independence means? Let me digress a moment. Earlier this week, I was checking my internet connection with my usual connection to What I saw there [...]

Active House USA Open House Event

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Active House USA

HomeNav is excited to be a part the Active House USA project that is nearing completion. Read more about this innovative project from the media alert below or visit the Active House USA website Active House USA in Webster Groves Hosts Public Open House March 9 Active House USA, a prototype home built in Webster [...]