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
More often than not the driver is the weakest component of LED lighting. The driver is responsible for converting AC power at a high voltage to DC power at low voltage. Often times during this conversion the driver, if not working properly, will become overheated leading to failure. This failure generally occurs towards the front end of a LEDs life expectancy. Drivers also use space, which limits the creativity of a lighting designer.
llumis Lights has solved both of these issues with their newly released line of driverless LED modules.
September 29, 2014
The Edge of Innovation
It is a unique privilege to be able to witness a fundamental change in how we view our community, our industry, or even the world around us. Standing at the edge of a major shift in the current way of … Continue reading
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Small Size Big Power
Energy Savings Strips
Building Materials of the Future