News Analysis

Gut Rehab Home Goes Platinum

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Vol. 16, No. 6), Richard Renner, AIA, shifted his attention to retrofitting an existing building and attaining the same “lofty” level of certification. His own 1,400-ft2 (130-m2), two-bedroom live/work loft, located in a mixed-use neighborhood in Portland, Maine, is the first gut rehab in the Northeast (and the second in the nation) to achieve a Platinum rating in the LEED for Homes rating system.

Published March 31, 2008