making a difference
How is Nessel making a difference?
1. Reduce, Re-Use and Improve - We buy and renovate existing properties.
2. Water Conservation - We install water efficient toilets, shower heads and faucets and improve the efficiency of our hot water and water distribution systems.
3. Energy Conservation - We install energy efficient appliances, fans and light fixtures, solar panels for common area amenities and use LED and CFL bulbs throughout our properties as well as increased insulation.
4. Education - We aim to empower our residents and employees to live more sustainably.
5. Sustainable Living - We build and maintain resident gardens on all properties and place an increased emphasis on food producing landscaping across our properties.
6. Eco-Friendly Renovations - All of our new construction is Earth friendly and sustainable.
7. Recycling Centers - We offer onsite recycling containers in all offices and at all communities.
8. Carbon Neutral Properties - We practice carbon neutral management by planting trees reducing energy usage and by purchasing carbon offsetting credits.
9. Durable Flooring - We use tile or laminate instead of carpet and recycled carpet when possible.
10. Charitable Giving - We donate over 30% of our operating income to earth-friendly non-profit organizations.
By choosing a Nessel property for your home, you are helping us make the world a more sustainable place!