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Richard Harwood
2718 Wagonwheel Drive
Carrollton, TX  75006





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Richard Harwood has more than fifty years of experience in home construction. He was the founder and president of Northern Illinois Construction Company. During his tenure the company developed and built residential communities in Wheaton, Arlington Heights, Northbrook, Highland Park, Glencoe, Wheeling, and Lake Forest, Illinois. These communities provided quality homes for more than three thousand families. After relocating to Texas, Mr. Harwood founded BBH Enterprises and Enviro Custom Homes. As the founder and president of Enviro Custom Homes, Mr. Harwood is an expert in cutting edge technologies that result in homes that are both elegant in design and extremely energy efficient. His life-long passion is providing families with the homes of their dreams.

Consulting and Seminars:

Seminar Instructor with HalfMoon Seminars and Lorman Education Services.
Richard is available for consulting and presentations. For fees and availability contact richard@envirocustomhomes.net or call
(972) 418-7772.

Service and Awards:

  • Life Director of the National Association of Home Builders
  • Member of Blue Ribbon Committee, Metropolitan Sanitary District of Greater Chicago
  • Life Director and Vice President of Home Builders Association of Chicagoland
  • Past Chairman of Codes Committee of the Environmental Task Force and Urban Revitalization Committee, National Association of Home Builders
  • Executive Committee, National Association of Home Builders
  • Long Range Planning Task Force, National Association of Home Builders
  • Resolutions Committee, National Association of Home Builders
  • Convention Committee, National Association of Home Builders
  • Research Committee, National Association of Home Builders
  • Past Chairman of Area-wide Advisory Planning Committee, Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission
  • Real Estate Instructor, Central YMCA, Chicago
  • Dallas Home Builders Association
  • Management Leadership Award, Professional Builder Magazine
  • Multiple Awards of Merit, Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago
    Service Awards, Home Builders Association of Tarrant County

Mr. Harwood received both his Bachelor of Arts and Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago.

Pioneer in Green
Building Award

Home Builder Association of Dallas

Housing Awards

Silver Award
Inner City Home

Proclamation Award 2011
City of Dallas

Housing Awards
Gold Winner
Custom Home
Hot Climate

E-Seal Certificate
of Recognition

Recognition Award

Housing Awards

Innovative Home
Hot Climate

U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban

Building Innovation in
Homeownership Award for affordable,
inner city housing

Housing Award

for passive solar,
energy efficient
affordable housing

TU Electric
Appreciation Award

Energy Efficient
Building Association

Build Team Award

Pillars of the Industry
Edison Electric
Institute Award
Best energy-efficient,
low-income housing
multi-family project

Acievement Award

Professional Builder
Magazine for Public
Private Partnerships
to create Low-income
Energy Efficient