Product Announcement: Sustainable Design Concept Addresses Developer Challenges

A new sustainable design concept – developed to address challenges developers face when it comes to building and financing cost-effective apartments – is now available to urban developers from architectural firm Newman Garrison + Partners. New Block is an architectural design concept that targets two acre urban infill sites. New Block is built entirely in Type V wood-frame construction and provides up to 24,000 square feet of useable open space – 45% of which is park landscape – incorporating a sustainable “live green roof” system.


Source: Environmental Leader