No Shortcuts. I believe in a quality product that will last.

My mission is to create high performance homes and commercial spaces to meet the energy and climate demands of the future while providing healthy and comfortable spaces today.
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The charm of an older home with the benefits of a new one.

We believe recycling is the ultimate form of sustainability, so our goal is to reposition existing buildings to match the modern lifestyle. Recognizing the importance of neighborhood integrity, King Pine Properties strives to preserve historically significant features and to promote a sense of connectedness.

Energy efficient retrofits

Energy efficiency is a pillar of King Pine Properties' business model. We're passionate about preserving our resources and protecting our environment, so all our projects incorporate energy improvements.
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Blog

07/22/17

Home Energy Update: 37 Fox Street, Portland

We now have a year's worth of utility bills for 37 Fox Street, Portland after performing a deep energy retrofit in 2016. This post digs into the home's consumption, solar production, and monthly utility bills. We also revisit the home's modeled performance and revise our payoff calculations.   Read more »

05/13/16

Heating and Cooling with Air-Source Heat Pumps

Due to recent technological improvements, air-source heat pumps have become a viable heating and cooling option for homes in New England. We've jumped on the bandwagon and have begun installing heat pumps in our projects. We're stoked with the results and here's why.  Read more »

 

 

Projects

314 Beach Lofts, Oceanside, CA

Located in the heart of Oceanside's vibrant downtown district, the 314 Beach Lofts will be a state-of-the-art, mixed use development featuring 10 residential lofts and 2 retail spaces. Adhering to rigorous sustainability standards, this project will foster healthy lifestyles and sense of community. Construction began in June 2017. Read more »

Case Studies

37 Fox Street, Portland, ME

Complete remodel and deep energy retrofit of this 1860's home located in Portland's East Bayside neighborhood. Retrofit measures included a pv solar array, two mini-split heat pumps, a heat pump water heater, spray foam insulation, air sealing, LED lighting fixtures, and ENERGYSTAR-rated appliances. Read more »