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Courtesy Boulevard Co. The units at Cedar Flats range from 674-square-foot one-bedrooms to 1,214-square-foot two-bedrooms and feature open-style living areas and easy-care vinyl-plank floors. Many developers care about energy efficiency but don’t want the expense and time needed for LEED certification. But a building can still incorporate many of the same green criteria. The Boulevard Co.’s new, 82-unit Cedar Flats , in Charlotte, N.C., takes this approach: first, with its walkable location within a few blocks of businesses, restaurants, and shops; and second, through resourceful features such as Energy Star appliances, big windows, and a bike-share program . Outside, mature trees were planted for instant lushness, another sustainable mark. Ongoing Flexibility When Boulevard bought a 6-acre site in the city’s Uptown area (actually part of Charlotte’s downtown business and ...

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