If you didn’t win the Dream Home, you now have another chance to win a home. The HGTV Green Home 2009 contest is slated to begin on April 17, so get your bookmarks ready. We mentioned the HGTV Green Home 2008, which was actually a handsome home, and thought we ought to give it a go this year, too. The design is kind of, well, they’re calling it modern Spanish-style architecture. The $700,000 home was designed by Carlson Studio Architects, and the Herald Tribune reports that it already received LEED Platinum certification. Impressive.
That’s right, it’s LEED Gold, so this HGTV Green Home giveaway thing is legit. Located in Tradition Hilton Head, South Carolina, the HGTV Green Home is only 2,000 sf big, which is incredible for a giveaway home. Make sure to give their website a look — you can browse hundreds of photos and videos, and possibly grab some inspiration. Also, enter the sweepstakes if you want … here’s what Jim Samples, HGTV President, had to say: