Owings Mills, MD – Conifer Realty, LLC announced today that its new community, The Preserve at Red Run, has been awarded LEED Platinum certification. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the foremost program for buildings, homes and communities that are designed, constructed, maintained and operated for improved environmental and human health performance.

“Conifer is committed to building green homes that are energy efficient and environmentally responsible. When building The Preserve at Red Run, we paid close attention to many fine details regarding the resident benefits of building GREEN in order to provide healthier living opportunities for residents and their families,” said Andrew Hanson, Vice President of Development.

The Preserve at Red Run is a brand-new, energy efficient, apartment community, located at 9100 Garth Road in Owings Mills, Maryland. The community includes a Forest Conservation area which provides a quiet and relaxing atmosphere to its residents. These spacious one, two- and three-bedroom apartment homes were designed for families in northwestern Baltimore County, offering the best of location and amenities. Employment opportunities, financial institutions, schools, shopping, dining, entertainment, I-795, and so much more are just minutes from the community.

The Preserve achieved LEED certification for implementing practical and measurable strategies and solutions aimed at achieving high performance in sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection and indoor environmental quality. LEED is the foremost program for the design, construction and operation of green buildings.

“The Preserve at Red Run’s LEED certification demonstrates tremendous green building leadership,” said Mahesh Ramanujam, President and CEO, USGBC. “LEED was created to make the world a better place and revolutionize the built environment by providing everyone with healthy, green and high performing buildings. The community serves as a prime example of how the work of innovative building projects can use local solutions to make a global impact on the environment.”                         

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