2020 Lawrence: Evolve to Floor-to-Ceiling Green Apartment Living

“Whether you’re a dollar hugger, a tree hugger or a health hugger, LEED buildings have something for you,” Kelsey Young tells me as we stand catching our breath from the fourth-floor climb up to the 2020 Lawrence model apartment – sporting pink hardhats and all.

Young, a leasing and marketing professional for the “evolved” apartment community, points out the flat’s eco-friendly details: quartz countertops, ENERGY STAR stainless steel appliances, Forest Stewardship Council-approved cabinets – and this is without stepping foot outside of the kitchen…