Duck Flats

Duck Flats is a 25 unit Sustainable Urban Community that is awaiting construction. Located in the heart of the Northern Liberties (Philadelphia), Duck Flats will be one of the Country’s first LEED Gold Certified multi-family projects. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a rating system developed by the USGBC (United States Green Building Council) to grade the eco-conscious construction of a building project.

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eco features:

LEED-H GOLD Certification

Energy Star Certification

U.S. Federal Tax Credit Certification

Third Party verification that each unit is a minimum 50% more efficient in heating,

cooling, and domestic hot water energy usage as required by the U.S. Energy Policy Act

Solar Thermal panels to provide heating and domestic hot water needs

Planted ‘green’ roofs to decrease thermal heat gain, prolong roof life, assist in

stormwater management, and provide habitable outdoor space

Rainwater harvesting cisterns for irrigation of community gardens

Indoor air quality management

Each unit includes a detailed Home Owner’s Manual outlining the specific features and

systems that are offered in the home providing the owner a more healthy, comfortable,

sustainable and efficient lifestyle

Low flow faucets and fixtures

Concrete containing a minimum of 25% recycled fly ash content

Double pane, low E, argon insulated, thermally broken, alum. clad, wood windows/doors

Home automation technology to maximize convenience and minimize energy use

Grade 1 insulation package including foam sealing of all joints to minimize air infiltration

Operable windows to provide cross ventilation assisting in heating/cooling efficiency

Located within one block of public transportation

appliances / fixtures:

MODULNOVA Italian designed kitchen

Jenn Air cooktop

Jenn Air wall mount oven

Leibherr refrigerator – Energy Star Rated

Fagor dishwasher – Energy Star Rated

Whirlpool washer/dryer – Energy Star Rated

Jeld-Wen windows/doors – Energy Star Rated

Grohe/Houzer ‘low flow’ faucets

Caroma ‘dual flush’ toilets

Bain Ultra/Kohler tub

Plyboo vanities

Community recycling and composting center

LIZ KINDER CERAMICS sinks, local artist/one of a kind production

Glass/Ceramic tile bathroom

Polished concrete flooring with radiant heat

garden / outdoor space:

4,600 square feet of community garden space

Private outdoor decks

Permeable hardscaping

Drought tolerant landscaping

Mechanical parking provided for each unit with electric car charging port

Private storage pods

Bicycle storage center

Community recycling and composting center

Duck Flats PRICING – Click Image To Enlarge


CITYSPACE    2200 WALNUT STREET   PHILADELPHIA PA  19103   t:215.625.3650   f:215.625.4721