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Healthy Homes

Our homes are inspired by nature and its healthful benefits. Pringle Creek Community is one of the healthiest communities in the country, with a location in the 2nd healthiest city in the nation, Salem, Oregon. Building with healthful materials, keeping energy efficiency in mind, and providing a shared dedicated green space for residents to thrive are just some of the reasons we champion green living along with an overall healthy lifestyle. Our healthful homes are built with low VOC (volatile organic compounds) that reduce or completely eliminate chemical off-gassing that occurs in run of the mill paint, flooring, and ... Read more

Coal Museum turns to Solar

At Pringle Creek Community, innovative renewable energy systems power our residents' homes.  It's not only better for the earth, but also less expensive in the long run. As this Kentucky Coal Museum has learned, "solar is cheaper." It's a bit poetic to think that a coal museum also knows that solar is the most cost effective choice to make. Renewable energy systems just make sense for a home buyer who wants to see their dollar stretch as well as having the added bonus of living more sustainably. Read more about how a coal museum turns to solar: Kentucky coal museum ... Read more

ADU Demand

Pringle Creek Community has many  different home options for your family to explore. We have Pringle Creek designs  and various other ways of customizing a home that fits you and your families lifestyle.  In fact, we have the capability of building ADUs (Accessory Dwelling Units) in Salem. ADUs can provide more space for you and your extended family or perhaps a rental that will help with your mortgage payments. ADU demand in Portland is increasing, and the trend is making its way to our fine capitol. Be one of the first to build an ADU in Salem at Pringle Creek ... Read more

Why Build an ADU?

At Pringle Creek Community, we see the benefits of being flexible. We have many Pringle Creek design build concepts to choose from, and the best part is, that there's room for modification, or even starting literally from the ground up with a completely new vision of what home should look like. That's why we want to spread the word on our capability of building ADUs (accessory dwelling units) in Salem. Why build an ADU? There are many reasons that lead families to build an ADU along with their primary home. Allowing more room for flexibility is one of them. ... Read more

Think Big Live Small

The buzz about ADUs (Accessory Dwelling Units) is definitely gaining momentum. From shows like Tiny House, Big Living to Dee Williams' TED Talk about her company, Portland Alternative Dwellings, there are many options as far as dreaming up the right way to design a home that's more efficient and versatile. Think of an ADU as a secondary house or apartment with a separate entrance as well as its own kitchen and living room space that shares the same land of a larger, primary home. What would make a home even more appealing? Let's add fun to the mix. ideabox, right out of ... Read more
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