Dec 1, 2016

West Melbourne Quick Move-In Home Available!

2016-12-01T15:19:45+00:00 December 1st, 2016|

We have a great opportunity for anyone who needs a LifeStyle home in one of the best school districts in Brevard. Construction is in progress on a LifeStyle Santa Cruz II in Wesley Groves—West Melbourne’s premier new neighborhood.

Sep 2, 2014

How Smart Is Your Home?

2014-09-02T12:56:59+00:00 September 2nd, 2014|

Home automation is a simple, yet sophisticated method to manage security, lighting, HVAC, and access control in your home. With centralized control of these various systems it is possible to automate many of the daily changes that previously had to be adjusted manually.

Aug 11, 2014

LifeStyle Homes Featured Community: Pineda Springs

2014-08-11T13:09:16+00:00 August 11th, 2014|

With all the great schools, attractions, and conveniences afforded by living in North Melbourne, growth in this area is continuing at a healthy pace. And the introduction of LifeStyle Homes’ Pineda Springs neighborhood presents another opportunity for residents to build their dream home here.

Jun 30, 2014

Energy Savers Spotlight: Meet the Van Bever Family

2014-06-30T12:48:08+00:00 June 30th, 2014|

When we at LifeStyle Homes finish building a new home for our customers, we hope it will be a haven for its owners—a place where their family will make lasting memories. That said, we were overjoyed when we heard that Brent and Michelle Van Bever—former high-school sweethearts who reunited after 33 years—were married in their new LifeStyle home this past March!

May 5, 2014

LifeStyle Homes Rewards Realtors

2014-05-05T12:53:07+00:00 May 5th, 2014|

At LifeStyle Homes, we greatly value our realtor and broker partners. If you are a professional in the Brevard County real estate industry, consider the benefits of partnering with LifeStyle Homes.

Mar 17, 2014

Top-10 Housing Market Trends to Watch in 2014

2014-04-10T19:13:45+00:00 March 17th, 2014|

Last month, Forbes published a piece on the top-10 trends for the U.S. housing market in 2014 based on analysis by national industry experts. Read on for a snapshot of these trends – many of which coincide with the trends cited by local experts, including LifeStyle CEO Jordan Luhn, in a recent Florida Today article.

Mar 2, 2014

High Quality Construction Supports Energy Efficiency

2014-03-03T06:03:28+00:00 March 2nd, 2014|

Melbourne, FL - March 02, 2014 - In our continuing quest toward our goal at LifeStyle Homes to provide affordable new homes that make enough electricity on their rooftops to sustain the families living in them and recharge two electric automobiles overnight, all for free, we often talk about high-tech things like the photovoltaic panels [...]

Feb 24, 2014

There’s More to Energy Efficiency in New Homes Than Meets the Eye

2014-02-24T02:47:08+00:00 February 24th, 2014|

Melbourne, FL - February 23, 2014 - It might seem strange showing you an iceberg to make a point about solar-powered homes, but when we share the point, you'll get it in a flash and maybe even roll your eyes. Wait for it... Here it comes...There's more to energy efficient new homes than meets the [...]

Feb 16, 2014

Understanding the Courage It Took to Go Solar

2014-02-18T18:02:37+00:00 February 16th, 2014|

Melbourne, FL - February 16, 2014 - A couple of weeks ago, we posted a blog in this space briefly recounting the historical development of the LifeStyle Homes Energy Efficiency Initiative.  You can find it two clicks to the right. The major purpose of that piece was to thank again our building scientist friends at [...]

Feb 2, 2014

Tracing Our Roots in Solar Powered Homes

2014-02-18T18:26:37+00:00 February 2nd, 2014|

Melbourne, FL - February 2, 2014 - We have often mentioned our building scientist friends at the Florida Solar Energy Center, in this Blog, and we have thanked them for their guidance and inspiration, but probably not often enough or strongly enough. The truth is, they showed us the way we have followed in our [...]

Jan 26, 2014

Follow the Money in Solar Power Policy

2014-01-27T21:16:29+00:00 January 26th, 2014|

Melbourne, FL - January 26, 2014 - At Lifestyle Homes, we think it's high time that government at all levels decides to get behind solar power as the ready-right-now way to attack our country's energy crisis. We know what can be done, because we are doing it. Everything we learned about how to advance solar [...]

Jan 21, 2014

Brevard County’s Economic Drivers Are Strong

2014-01-22T18:59:30+00:00 January 21st, 2014|

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 [...]

Jan 14, 2014

Our New Website is Here and We’re Celebrating!

2014-01-15T13:39:55+00:00 January 14th, 2014|

It has been under development for months now, and here it is! At LifeStyle Homes, we are excited about our website's new look and much-improved functionality.  If you are reading this, you have already reached our front porch. Welcome! Look around, and share our excitement. When you browse the navigation bar, you'll first come across [...]

Nov 17, 2013

LifeStyle Homes Thanksgiving Preview

2014-01-15T13:36:39+00:00 November 17th, 2013|

You know our dream at LifeStyle Homes. We are on a quest to offer affordable homes that generate sufficient electricity from rooftop photovoltaic panels to power the home at no cost (figured over a year's time) plus pay for recharging two electric automobiles sitting in the garage overnight.

Nov 11, 2013

LifeStyle Homes Congratulates FSEC on Grant

2013-12-20T03:42:39+00:00 November 11th, 2013|

LifeStyle Homes is pleased to let you know that the Florida Solar Energy Center has been awarded a major grant by the U.S. Department of Energy to work on making it easier for Floridians to add solar energy to their existing homes.

Oct 27, 2013

LifeStyle Homes: Tipping Point Forecast

2013-11-19T15:31:51+00:00 October 27th, 2013|

We are so used to paying hefty monthly electric bills and only people over 50 remember when gasoline sold for less than a dollar per gallon. Think what your life would be like with no electric bill and no gasoline purchases!

Oct 20, 2013

LifeStyle Homes: Accelerating Toward Goal

2013-11-19T15:38:42+00:00 October 20th, 2013|

We have told you our goal is to offer affordable new homes that make all the electricity they need to support a family of five and produce enough surplus that can be sold back to the utility company to pay for recharging two electric cars overnight.

Oct 13, 2013

LifeStyle Homes: A DOE Research Partner

2013-10-13T22:11:41+00:00 October 13th, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - Sunday, October 13, 2013 - Since we returned from the Energy & Environmental Building Alliance Conference in Phoenix, discussions with the U.S. Department of Energy have accelerated regarding the possibility that LifeStyle Homes may agree to build a DOE Challenge Home to test the latest thinking of building scientists about how to [...]

Oct 7, 2013

LifeStyle Homes School Renovation Update

2013-10-11T18:52:58+00:00 October 7th, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - October 07, 2013 - Returning to its roots, LifeStyle Homes has recently completed a major donation in kind by renovating the front office reception area of University Park Elementary School, here in Melbourne. "We love to do projects like this," said Larry Hufford, Founding Chairman of LifeStyle Homes. "Remember, both my late [...]

Sep 29, 2013

LifeStyle Homes EEBA Conference Report

2013-10-11T18:53:43+00:00 September 29th, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - September 29, 2013 - Our LifeStyle Homes blog this week is a continuation of our post last week. If you are new to LifeStyle Homes, please read last week's post to get the entire story of the remarkable experience we enjoyed this week. We were pleased and excited to attend the annual [...]

Sep 23, 2013

LifeStyle Homes Phoenix Success Story

2013-10-11T18:54:17+00:00 September 23rd, 2013|

Phoenix, AZ - Yes, this is the LifeStyle Homes you know and love in Central Florida, only this week  some of us are in Phoenix, Arizona participating in the annual Energy and Environmental Building Alliance Conference, as guests of our building science friends at the Florida Solar Energy Center. We will have the great opportunity [...]

Sep 15, 2013

Brevard Builder of Solar-Powered Homes

2013-10-11T18:55:10+00:00 September 15th, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - September 15, 2013 - You know how we at LifeStyle Homes, your Brevard builder of solar-powered homes,  keep going on about our dream of building affordable homes that make enough of their own electrical power to support the families that live in them PLUS re-charge two electric automobiles in their garages overnight? [...]

Sep 8, 2013

Brevard Solar-Powered LifeStyle Homes

2013-10-11T18:55:53+00:00 September 8th, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - September 08, 2013 - Please click on the red text below to see the complete text of this blog. Of course, we hope you will want to read it all the way through, but what we really want you to see first is our brand new LifeStyle Homes corporate logo. It will [...]

Sep 1, 2013

LifeStyle Homes Happy Labor Day Wishes

2013-09-02T00:04:00+00:00 September 1st, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - September 1, 2013 - Labor Day is one of our favorite holidays at Brevard County Builder LifeStyle Homes. It gives us a chance to reflect on the huge contributions of loyalty, skill, craftsmanship and professionalism we have received from our sub-contractors over the years. One of the things that distinguishes LifeStyle Homes [...]

Aug 25, 2013

Brevard County Solar-Powered Builder

2013-08-25T21:11:25+00:00 August 25th, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - August 25, 2013 - LifeStyle Homes is proud to be your Brevard County Solar-Powered Builder. Our national-leading line of HERS 59 SunSmart(SM) homes and truly remarkable solar-powered HERS 0 (zero), Net Zero Energy SunSmartPV(SM) homes offer our customers game-changing home energy cost savings as well as significant family home health benefits. Both [...]

Aug 19, 2013

Brevard LifeStyle Solar-Powered News

2013-08-19T02:52:03+00:00 August 19th, 2013|

August 18, 2010 - We are excited to announce that representatives from LifeStyle Homes, in Melbourne, will be traveling to Phoenix, AZ, next month to join our building science friends from the Florida Solar Energy Center in presenting the LifeStyle SunSmart(SM) success story to attendees at the Excellence in Building Conference & Expo sponsored by [...]

Aug 11, 2013

Brevard Solar-Powered LifeStyle Homes

2013-08-11T21:17:52+00:00 August 11th, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - August 11, 2013 - Standing for something and becoming known for it are important elements of success in business.  We hope you think of us as the only source of Brevard Solar-Powered LifeStyle Homes.  Our family-owned home building business started right here in Brevard County in 1984. Next year, we will celebrate [...]

Aug 4, 2013

Brevard Net Zero Missing Ingredient II

2013-08-13T14:19:41+00:00 August 4th, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - August 04, 2013 - In last week's discussion about the marvels of the Solar-Powered, Net Zero Energy Homes being built by LifeStyle Homes right here in Brevard County, we told you there was something left out of our story; the Brevard Net Zero Missing Ingredient. Like the eleven o'clock TV news people do, [...]

Jul 28, 2013

Net Zero Energy Homes in Brevard

2013-07-28T21:02:14+00:00 July 28th, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - July 28, 2013 - LifeStyle Homes is proud to be the center for Net Zero Energy Homes in Brevard County. Our truly remarkable, Sun Powered, Net Zero Energy SunSmartPV(SM) homes produce as much electricity as they'll consume during a year's time, giving rise to our positioning phrase, "Free Electricity for LIFE!" If [...]

Jul 21, 2013

Building Science in Brevard County

2013-07-21T22:30:41+00:00 July 21st, 2013|

Melbourne, FL - July 21, 2013 - LifeStyle Homes is proud to be the center for Building Science in Brevard County, Florida. Our guaranteed HERS 59 LifeStyle SunSmart(SM) homes are today affording their owners guaranteed 40 percent energy cost savings compared to comparable homes built conventionally and  whopping 70 percent compared to similarly sized homes [...]

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