Located in the middle of west little rock Arkansas is the green neighborhood of Woodlands Edge. Starting with an original planned 54 acres woodlands edge has grown to approximately 800 acres with careful land planning to protect the natural integrity of the land. Constructed with narrower streets, minimizing infrastructure development, allowing for natural storm water run off into the many green spaces integrated through out this green community.
With forty percent(40%) of the community dedicated to preservation of green spaces, creating a pristine environment, conservation easements and leaving the natural terrain untouched while integrating sustainable development. This walkable community has an award winning trail system connected to over 300 acres of native forest habitat. Each of the different individual trails is constructed of different types of building materials: asphalt ,concrete, mulch, dirt, to accommodate all types of pedestrians, hiking, bicycles designed to enhance your families outdoor lifestyle. Individuals and families can view the native wildlife coyotes, wild turkeys, deer and enjoy out door picnic areas. There is even a 3.5 acre hidden pond with bream, catfish and bass stocked by the Arkansas game and fish commission. Adding to the ambiance and sustainability of the community over 1,500 trees are planted annually!
Woodlands Edge is the nations first four star green certified NAHB neighborhood. Homes in this sustainable community are constructed by NAHB’s trademarked green certified professional. The national association of home builders (NAHB) provides internal education and marketing expertise to graduating trade members. Woodlands Edge is so a partner in the local Arkansas green built HBA association showcasing energy efficient building materials and construction practices to educate homebuilders and the public at large.
Each of woodlands edge eight (8) distinct different green neighborhoods has its own look and feel utilizing the natural terrain, amenities, and green spaces to their highest potential use positioning each individual home for its maximum advantage for even the most discriminating sustainable homebuyer to enjoy!
Residential homes range in size from 2,700 sq. ft. to over 4,500 sq. ft. to accommodate all types of growing families. These new homes offer 2 bedrooms 2 baths up to 4 bedrooms and 4 baths. With home prices ranging from the 20o’s to the 500’s. In addition there is over 30 different green certified homebuilders for you to choose from to construct your new sustainable home. To date there has been over 20 million dollars in lot sales, and over 125 million dollars in green construction activity!
There are many annual community events for the residents to enjoy including Easter egg hunt, community trail hiking, community bar-B-Q, photo contests, fall festivals,deck the yard and Santa’s workshop. Winner of numerous accolades and awards more families are finding and fulfilling the American green dream in the green community of woodlands edge!