Category: Residential


National Community Development Week

The City of Knoxville is participating in a National Celebration of Community Development. This year’s theme is “Changing Communities, Changing Lives” and focuses on making sure the community is aware of the resources that are available to it. One of the most important aspects of community development is affordable housing. Locally, Knox Housing Partnership works… Read more »

Dutch Valley View LEED Gold

Our latest affordable housing project for Knox Housing Partnership has achieved LEED Gold certification. Dutch Valley View provides six, three bedroom units and includes a protected play area with views shared by all units. The buildings are energy efficient, water efficient and provide all regularly occupied spaces with operable windows and daylight. Energy, lighting, water… Read more »

HOMES 201 seminar series

HOMES 201: The Keys To Green Affordable Green Multifamily Retrofits The first in a series of LEED for Homes Seminars will be held at our office on June 8th. RSVP at least 3 days in advance to easttnusgbc@gmail.com Continuing education credits available. webinar cost: $5 for members $10 non-members Elizabeth Eason Architecture 524 S. Gay… Read more »

Blueberry Ridge

Elizabeth Eason Architecture is working with Knox Housing Partnership on a multi-family housing unit called Blueberry Ridge. The two single-story buildings will house 10 units each, and will serve a mix of low and moderate income elderly citizens. The 4.5-acre site is on Beaver Creek Drive in Knox County. We took advantage of a beautiful… Read more »

Gratz home gets LEED Silver certification

A home designed by Elizabeth Eason Architecture was just awarded LEED® for Homes Silver certification by the United States Green Building Council. According to the USGBC, LEED for Homes is a rating system that promotes the design and construction of high-performance green homes. A green home uses less energy, water and natural resources; creates less… Read more »