Newport Ventures is a sister company to Newport Partners. As a small, woman-owned research and consulting firm with expertise in the housing industry, Newport Ventures offers creativity and the ability to partner with the best in the industry. Ventures provides technical and marketing services, field and market research, and program management for their public and private sector clients.
Projects & Reports
Revisioning the American Dream
View the first survey results from Home Design and Attributes.
Residential Kitchen Makeup Air Webinar
Recently, Newport Partners, in conjunction with Broan Nutone and BEST, conducted a webinar “Residential Kitchen Makeup Air: Designing and Specifying Code Compliant Systems”. Download the slides from the presentation or click here to watch the presentation.
Short-Term Test Results: Multifamily Home Deep Energy Efficiency Retrofit
Multifamily deep energy retrofits (DERs) represent great potential for energy savings, while also providing valuable insights for the multifamily housing industry. Learn more from this report on an energy retrofit analysis of the Bay Ridge Project.
Natural Disaster Housing Strategies
Prescient Construction Platform
Launched in 2012 by founder John Vanker, the Prescient company based in Denver, CO is changing the game with a cost-effective, green construction platform. Driven by first-hand experience of how the building industry employs old and inefficient practices and the lack of new techniques to improve these methods, Vanker and partner Michael Lastowski decided to take action. Prescient offers a new approach to design and construction that is integrated from the design stage through final construction.
July 22, 2014
Where Does Your State Rank In Total Energy Cost?
Now that we are well into July and heading towards August many Americans find themselves torn between cranking up their air conditioners, which brings higher utility bills, and sweating through the dog days of summer. While none of us like … Continue reading
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Building Genome Project: A Cost-Effective Approach to Energy Auditing
Happy 4th of July!
A Slight Detour in the LED Journey