2019 Summer Update

News since our last update:

Ski to Sea 2019!

Ski to Sea 2019!

  • We found out we won the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) “Cross Border Challenge” award for Net Zero American Home Builder. This was for having a HERS Index Score of negative 25 on our Bellingham Affordable Net-Positive Home! Big thanks to Elizabeth Coe, our go-to for third-party certification!

  • We fielded our first-ever Ski to Sea team!

  • Sustainable Connections featured a recent detached accessory dwelling unit, which they dubbed “Gentle Density,” in the NW Green Home Tour.

  • We updated our Portfolio with some recent projects. Links to each of them are here:

  • The Department of Energy just recently let us know we won another Housing Innovation Award in the Custom for Buyer Category for the Whatcom County Net Positive (above).


  • We’ve been working hard this summer on a new home in the Semiahmoo neighborhood of Blaine. The owner did a flyover while the SIPs lid was going on:


Joe and Brooks (and Jax), the owners of Whatcom County Net Positive, were kind enough to sit for some testimonials, when we were preparing for our Housing Innovation Award Submission. This is one of our favorites, but you can view them all at the TC Legend Homes YouTube channel.

 That’s it for now - enjoy the rest of your Summer, and we’ll touch base again soon!