Posts Categorized: Economic Engine

Celebrating Solar on Earth Day

Posted by & filed under Brevard Solar Powered Homes, Earth Day, Economic Engine, Energy Efficiency, Florida Solar Energy Center, Green Building, Green Homes, Net Zero Energy Home, New Homes Brevard County, Photo Voltaic, Saving Energy, SunSmart.

On April 22, 1970 — the first Earth Day — millions of Americans came together to fight for a clean, sustainable environment. At that time, the general population knew little about solar power and the massive impact it would eventually have on the conservation and protection of our planet.

Brevard County’s Economic Drivers Are Strong

Posted by & filed under 30th Anniversary Celebration, Builder's Joy, Building Science, Discover Brevard Magazine, Economic Engine, Energy Efficiency, Energy Policy, Exciting New Web Site, Living at Home, Spacecoast Living magazine, Sun Coast Economy, SunSmart, SunSmartPV.

Melbourne, FL – January 19, 2014 – Our good friends over at Spacecoast Living magazine have included a special Discover Brevard section in January’s issue that paints an encouraging picture of our economic future. It touts the number of leading edge technology companies active in Brevard County, the high quality of jobs they offer and […]

Brighter Days Just Ahead for Housing

Posted by & filed under Builder's Joy, Buying a Home, Economic Engine, Energy Star, Florida Green Building Coalition, Florida Solar Energy Center, Green Building, Green Homes, Harmony Florida new town, New Homes Brevard County, Saving Energy, SunSmart, SunSmartPV, Viera New Town, Water Star.

Melbourne, FL – April 01, 2012 – It is becoming clearer day by day that the national economic recovery is gathering momentum, and many of us would say, “It’s about time.” Understand two things please. Number 1: This is NO April Fools joke. Number 2: We at LifeStyle Homes have nothing to complain about. Sales […]

LifeStyle Homes: A Way Forward for Us All?

Posted by & filed under Builder's Joy, Economic Engine, Green Building, Green Homes, SunSmart, SunSmartPV.

Melbourne, FL – The Moody Blues being a favorite band of mine, I am certainly acquainted with the thought, “Isn’t Life Strange?” Your writer is this day involved in four separate streams of professional thinking involving four different people that seem to be making themselves into a set of some sort. Maybe that is a clue to […]

LifeStyle Homes: Economic Green Light Ahead

Posted by & filed under Buying a Home, Economic Engine.

Melbourne, FL – Many of the nation’s leading home builders gathered in Washington, DC this past week at the annual National Association of Home Builders Spring Board of Directors meeting. One of the very best things about NAHB is the high quality of its economics staff and the accuracy of their assessments and forecasts. So where […]

The LifeStyle Homes PV Program Gains Momentum

Posted by & filed under Builder's Joy, Economic Engine, Florida Today Newspaper, Florida Trend, Photo Voltaic, SunSmart, SunSmartPV.

Melbourne, FL – We shared with you last week the very complimentary story  that the Florida Today newspaper ran about the SunSmartPV(sm) energy saving program from LifeStyle Homes. Wow! It’s nice to get a boost like that! This week, we can be happy about that story being picked up by Florida Trend magazine and posted on […]

Sneak a Peek Inside Our First Net-Zero PV Home

Posted by & filed under Economic Engine, Photo Voltaic, Saving Energy, SunSmart.

Last week, we shared a portrait of the architectural elevation of this extraordinary electricity-generating home with you. This week, how about a peek inside to view the stunning decor? LifeStyle Homes is pleased to offer you this special opportunity.  Here is a photo of  the principal living area just to whet  your appetite to see more. Our long time and very good […]

A Good Time for Looking Ahead

Posted by & filed under Buying a Home, Economic Engine.

The Nation’s leading home builders gathered this past week in Washington, DC to assess market conditions and plan for the future. For the first time in what seems like a long time, the mood was definitely optimistic. No mealy-mouthed spin statements like, “a definite slowing of downward acceleration” were to be heard. Instead, builders and economists […]

What's With All This Red?

Posted by & filed under Builder's Joy, Buying a Home, Economic Engine.

When you visit LifeStyle Homes on our web site,, you will see that we have lots of information you can print-off for yourself about good living homes and neighborhoods. And, if you visit one of our sales centers, we will put together a very informative brochure for you to take with you and study later. It’s […]

The Heroes Among Us

Posted by & filed under Builder's Joy, Buying a Home, Economic Engine, Uncategorized.

These are times when people of special character are especially important to us all. No matter what your opinion of our current foreign/military policy, isn’t it a good thing that we can agree to praise the courage of our military personnel and give thanks for their dedication? And, how about their loved ones back home? […]

"It's Vegas, Baby!"

Posted by & filed under Builder's Joy, Buying a Home, Economic Engine, Saving Energy.

It’s certainly no secret that these are interesting times for the nation’s home builders. Many have left the scene suddenly, and the ones still building could be excused for seeking a day or two of fun here in the desert. But, that’s not it at all. The best home builders are investing in their futures […]