Home of the Future Selected By U.S. Department of Energy as...
2019 Housing Innovation Award Winner
United Way of Long Island is proud to announce our latest Healthy Homes project, the construction and sale of 23 Furman Avenue in East Patchogue.
In partnership with the Suffolk County Landbank, United Way has transformed this formerly abandoned structure into a state-of-the-art, energy efficient, healthy home that will enhance the neighborhood value. This project was also a training ground for United Way’s VetsBuild
program, ensuring that our local veterans have future employment in the green construction industry. The house is a certified U.S. DOE Zero Energy Ready Home, which leverages advanced technology for superior energy efficiency and performance. 23 Furman Avenue will be sold to first-time homeowners at an affordable price. The future homeowner(s) should expect minimal to zero utility bills beginning on move-in date.
About The Housing Innovation Awards
Since 2013, The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Housing Innovation Awards has recognized the very best in innovation on the path to zero energy ready homes. The Housing Innovation Awards recognize forward-thinking builders for delivering American homebuyers with the home of the future, today. Explore these award winning homes on the Tour of Zero.