One such homebuilder is DJK Custom Homes out of Chicago. DJK is building an eco-smart home in Naperville, Illinois. According to Kevin Kittilsen, Vice President of DJK, “The DJK eco-smart home in Naperville is the first of its kind in the area… We designed this home to be healthy, efficient and sustainable. We really had five core areas in mind: nature, resource efficiency, energy efficiency, water efficiency and indoor air quality.” The home is pending LEED Platinum and NAHB Emerald level green certification. … [Read more...] about Green Homes: A Hot Trend Among Homebuilders
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Proponents of keeping the status quo in bankruptcy law maintain that there clearly will be a harmful effect if courts are allowed to modify mortgages on principal residences. “It seems to me that if you increase the risk on these loans,” Scarberry says, “it is Economics 101 that you will increase interest rates and tighten mortgage requirements for borrowers who cannot make large down payments.” … [Read more...] about Battle on the Home Front
Sullivan, 53, was dean of Stanford Law School from 1999 to 2004, and in private practice she’s represented a wide variety of corporate clients and trade associations. But she may be more widely known for her pro bono work in high-profile cases involving civil rights and civil liberties. Considered a constitutional scholar with the ability to find clarity in complex legal concepts, Sullivan has argued four cases before the Supreme Court. She now chairs the national appellate practice group at Quinn Emanuel and is licensed to practice in California, Massachusetts and New York. Sullivan still teaches at Stanford, but she counts as her mentor Harvard professor Laurence Tribe, an avid Obama supporter. … [Read more...] about The Lawyers Who May Run America
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