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
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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
The Dyson Airblade brings hand washing to a new level. In a typical restroom we wash our hands in the sink and then move to another station to use an air dryer or paper towel. Having a separate hand drying area can lead to water dripping to the floor, which can cause problems in a busy restroom. With the Dyson Airblade there is no need to move from the sink to dry your hands. The technology integrates a drying system into the sink, allowing users to wash and dry their hands in one spot.
December 5, 2013
Multifamily Energy Efficiency
There is good news for all you folks living in apartment buildings or condos….energy efficiency may be coming your way! For a number of reasons, the multifamily housing market has been unable to reap the benefits of energy efficiency. Seeing … Continue reading
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Government to Test Green Technologies
Lighting Up The Sports World…Efficiently
Are Our Solar Panels Facing The Wrong Direction?