Gallery: Eco Modern Flats Renovation is the First Multifamily LEED Plat...

From the looks of it, you'd think the Eco Modern Flats was brand new construction, but it's actually a retrofit of an apartment complex from the late 60s. Located in Fayettville, Arkansas, the renovation of this existing 96-unit apartment complex is a successful experiment in sustainability and modernization. Designed by local firm Modus Studio, Eco (as it is affectionately called) is the first LEED for Homes Platinum multifamily project in the state and was achieved through low-tech, energy efficient and affordable design solutions.

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