News Stories & Press Releases

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Publication
Story
07/1/2017
LifeStyle Homes: Natural Beauty Abounds At Huntington Place

LifeStyle Homes’ Huntington Place neighborhood in Vero Beach was featured in the July 1, 2017 issue of TC Palm newspaper. In case you missed it, read the article here.

05/18/2017
LifeStyle Homes Kicks Off PAL House Renovations

Renovations of the Police Athletic League’s (PAL) House in West Melbourne are underway. The LifeStyle team has volunteered to lead the rehab of the home, which will soon serve as an educational, recreational, and sports center for West Melbourne’s youth.

04/1/2017
Sustainability Starts at Home

LifeStyle Homes was featured in the April 2017 issue of SpaceCoast Business magazine. The article, “Sustainability Starts at Home” details ways in which homeowners can improve the efficiency, health, and sustainability of their homes.

04/1/2017
Retire in a Key West-Inspired Paradise

The April 2017 issue of Senior Scene magazine features an article on LifeStyle Homes’ 55-and-better community, Alamanda Key.

01/5/2017
LifeStyle Homes: Champions for Solar Power on Florida’s East Coast

The January issue of Vero Beach’s Portfolio magazine has hit the streets and we at LifeStyle are thrilled to be featured in this publication.

12/12/2016
TiO Partners with LifeStyle Homes and Indian River Sight and Sound

TiO will be a standard feature included in all LifeStyle-built homes in Seville. The TiO system includes security, lighting, thermostat, and cameras with the capability to expand as the homeowner desires.

11/5/2016
New Home Preview: LifeStyle Homes

New solar-powered model debuts in 4 Lakes; Grand Opening Nov. 12

10/3/2016
LifeStyle Homes Relaunches Education Renovation to Assist Public School Teachers

Builder kicks off initiative by donating funds to Merritt Island High’s Mr. Andrew Disney for purchase of ‘No Red Ink’ app.

08/9/2016
LifeStyle Homes Earns Prestigious Housing Innovation Award from the U.S. Department of Energy

The DOE Housing Innovation Awards recognize nation’s top builders on the path to Zero Energy Ready Homes.

08/4/2016
UCF EcoStruction Workshops Provide Steps Toward a Sustainable Career

EcoStruction is a series of workshops offered by the University of Central Florida’s Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) that provides the first steps toward a sustainable career path in clean energy, sustainability or the environment.

08/3/2016
Solar Energy Means Freedom from High Electric Bills

In an ideal world, everything would be solar powered: watches, cell phones, cars, homes, and businesses.

06/24/2016
Sebastian Couple Uses Solar Power to Avoid Electricity Bills

A Sebastian couple has a message for those who fret about high electricity bills: install a solar system and you can reduce your monthly bill to nearly zero.

04/18/2016
LifeStyle Homes Wins Big at Treasure Coast Parade of Homes Awards Banquet

LifeStyle Homes received multiple honors at the Treasure Coast Builders Association (TCBA) Parade of Homes awards ceremony held on April 12, 2016 at the St. Lucie Trail Golf Club in Port St. Lucie.

01/25/2016
Bright Lights, Big Savings with Melbourne’s Lifestyle Homes

Melbourne, Florida stands facing the rising sun on the Atlantic coast, palms and balmy warmth. It’s hard to imagine a better place to take advantage of solar power, and to do it in style.

12/1/2015
Introducing: The Home of the Future, Today

LifeStyle Homes constructs the Space Coast’s First U.S. Department of Energy “Zero Energy Ready Home.”

07/20/2015
LifeStyle Homes Wins Prestigious Aurora Award at 2015 Southeast Building Conference (SEBC)

LifeStyle Homes was honored to receive an Aurora Award – “the most coveted symbol of building and design excellence in the building industry” – at this year’s Southeast Building Conference (SEBC)!

07/1/2015
Building a Mom’s Dream

LifeStyle Homes was one of the first local businesses to step in. The LifeStyle team spent an afternoon working to build a “Garden Sensorium”—a multi-sensory playground of sorts.

06/1/2015
Ready or Not, Solar is Growing

Larry Hufford probably wouldn’t quibble with the notion that he admires Elon Musk, the entrepreneurial force behind SpaceX and Tesla Motors.

05/11/2015
LifeStyle’s Alamanda Key Model Home is Now Open!

With construction completed, and furniture and décor in their proper places, we are proud to announce that our Alamanda Key model home is officially open!

04/8/2015
Merritt Island family on ‘Outback Nation’ TV show April 13

The LifeStyle Homes team of West Melbourne also will be featured on the episode because they, along with producers and subcontractors, helped “clear out, build out and plant out” Mary and Danny Farley’s backyard in five days.

02/26/2015
LifeStyle Homes is “Driving on Sunshine”

LifeStyle Homes has successfully proven that its solar-powered homes can produce enough energy to not only run the household, but an electric vehicle as well.

10/15/2014
LifeStyle Gains Statewide Acclaim for Energy Efficiency

Lifestyle Homes recently was honored for its commitment to energy-efficient homes by Sustainable Florida, a statewide organization that promotes environmentally friendly building and living practices.

10/10/2014
LifeStyle Homes Wins Statewide Sustainability Best Practice Award

LifeStyle Homes was honored to receive the Best Practice Award for its sustainability efforts by the statewide organization Sustainable Florida!

08/20/2014
Building for a Quality LifeStyle

LifeStyle Homes is honored to be featured in the August 2014 issue of Green Homebuilder magazine. The article spotlights our Estates at Harmony zero-energy model home located in the Town of Harmony.

07/7/2014
Introducing … LifeStyle Homes’ Pineda Springs Model Home!

Construction has wrapped up on yet another gorgeous LifeStyle model home! Our latest showpiece home is located in Pineda Springs, a brand-new community in the heart of North Melbourne.

06/11/2014
LifeStyle Homes Builds Sebastian’s First Solar-Powered Zero-Energy Home

Builder opens a self-sustaining “electric-bill-free” model home in Cross Creek Lake Estates

05/12/2014
The Monterey at the Estates at Harmony – LifeStyle’s Newest Zero-Energy Model Home

While we’re proud of the design and craftsmanship of each of our homes, LifeStyle’s newest zero-energy model home at the Estates at Harmony stands out as a favorite among the LifeStyle team.

04/1/2014
Building On Sustainability: The Team, Dream & Legacy Behind LifeStyle Homes

In April 2014, LifeStyle Homes was featured on the cover of SpaceCoast Business magazine. The article focused on the legacy behind LifeStyle Homes, as well as the builder’s energy-efficiency building practices and solar-powered homes.

03/26/2014
Solar Eclipse

LifeStyle Homes was featured in the nationally-published Spring 2014 issue of Modern Home Builder magazine for the company’s energy-efficient building practices and custom home division.

03/17/2014
Home Sweet Home: Local Panel Talks About Housing Issues in Brevard

In March 2014, LifeStyle Homes CEO Jordan Luhn was featured in a Florida Today article and video featuring local housing professionals.

03/10/2014
LifeStyle Homes Opens New Home Sales Center in Indialantic

Indialantic, FL – LifeStyle Homes, Inc. is opening doors to a new home sales center on Fifth Avenue in Indialantic. This new location marks the builder’s first beachside sales center in its 30 years in business in Brevard County.

02/7/2014
LifeStyle Homes Participates in First-Ever U.S. Department of Energy Builder Roundtable

Members of the LifeStyle management team recently returned from the first-ever U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Builder Roundtable in Denver, Colorado.

01/15/2014
LifeStyle Homes is Charging On

If you visit the Town of Harmony, you may notice LifeStyle Homes’ sales specialist, Bonnie Oliver, buzzing around the community on a shiny red electric golf cart.

While there is nothing unusual about an electric golf cart, what makes this particular one special is the fact that it is virtually running on sunshine!

12/22/2013
LifeStyle Homes Makes Cancer Patient’s Holiday Bright

As part of LifeStyle Homes’ annual “Adopt-A-Family” program, the company raised over $3,000 to help the Santos family of Melbourne through the holiday season.

12/18/2013
LifeStyle Homes Spreads Holiday Cheer By Raising Over $3,000 to Help Local Cancer Patient’s Family

As part of LifeStyle Homes’ annual “Adopt-A-Family” program, the company raised over $3,000 to help the Santos family of Melbourne through the holiday season.

11/22/2013
LifeStyle Homes and SolarCity To Offer Clean Power In Central Florida

LifeStyle Homes, Inc. of West Melbourne, FL – the area’s leading builder of solar-powered homes – is proud to announce a new partnership with SolarCity (Nasdaq: SCTY), America’s No. 1 full-service solar power provider.

11/1/2013
Feeling Good About Living Well

Harmony is a community that meets the needs of the present without compromising the needs of future generations.

06/20/2013
LifeStyle Homes: Winner of Best Net Zero Home in North America

The Net Zero Energy Coalition of Canada cites the St. Croix model home from LifeStyle Homes as North America’s Best Net Zero Production Home of the Year!

01/1/2013
Building for a Better Lifestyle

Florida builder Lifestyle Homes is a pioneer in building affordable net-zero-energy homes.

07/1/2012
Taking a Stand for Sustainability

LifeStyle Homes pushed the envelope in its quest for Net-Zero energy homes, bringing a one-of-a-kind neighborhood to the master plan of Viera.

12/20/2011
LifeStyle Homes: Aurora Award Winner for Best Solar Energy Home

The St. Croix model home wins the 2011 Southeast Builders Conference Aurora Award for Best Solar Energy Home!

12/1/2011
Meet Canin Associates, Architects of the LifeStyle Homes’ Tustin model in Harmony

Over the course of the last year, Canin associates teamed up with Harmony Florida and LifeStyle Homes in a collaborative effort to design and build a new home in Harmony, Florida on an existing infill lot. This isn’t just any conventional home, it had to live up to Harmony’s green building standards.

09/15/2011
Jake Luhn, CEO of LifeStyle Homes, Celebrates Habitat Anniversary

Hard Hats & High Heels, organization’s first big gala fundraiser, introduces John Luhn Legacy Award.

05/21/2011
LifeStyle Homes Takes Net-Zero Energy to the ‘Extreme’

Many builders have responded to the consumer demand for more energy-efficient homes, but few have responded to the challenge like LifeStyle Homes

08/1/2010
Inside the LifeStyle Net-Zero Energy Home – U. S. Department of Energy Report

LifeStyle Homes completed its first zero-energy home in August 2010. Final inspection and testing of the home resulted in a HERS Index of-6, exceeding the Builders Challenge level of performance.

06/19/2010
Powered By the Sun, Built by LifeStyle Homes

LifeStyle Homes continues its dedication to energy-efficient housing with the construction of its first net-zero-energy home.

04/3/2010
LifeStyle Homes Model Meets SunSmart Standards

LifeStyle Homes recently opened a model, the Monterey II at Veranda Place in Melbourne, that lets home shoppers tour two floor plans in one.

01/25/2010
LifeStyle Homes Recognized for Energy Leadership – U. S. Department of Energy Report

Based in Central Florida, LifeStyle Homes is a leading builder in the development of new communities and innovative housing designs. High-performance energy features offer key benefits to homeowners and distinguish LifeStyle from other builders in the area.

01/1/2010
Whispering Winds Model Home in West Melbourne

LifeStyle Homes was featured on Channel 13 News for the energy-efficiency components of our Whispering Winds model home in West Melbourne.

11/28/2009
LifeStyle Puts Energy on Display

New home’s garage shows potential buyers perks of SunSmart features