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					                             For Immediate Release

 Ecohealth Homes, a division of Chatham Hill Residential Design and Build, LLC a
              woman owned Boston Design-Build Firm announces
                        A Historical Partnership with the
                   Prestigious Penn Lyon Homes Corporation,
                                 Selinsgrove, PA.

      Partnership Will Create Innovative, Green, and Healthy Homes

April 23, 2008 (Boston, MA)—Ecohealth Homes, a division of Chatham Hill Residential Design
and Build, LLC today announced a new partnership with one of America’s Largest and Most
Respected Modular Home Manufacturers, Penn Lyon Homes Corporation to construct cutting
edge sustainable and healthy homes.

 “Building homes that are both sustainable and healthy requires a new way of thinking,” said
Michelle Roberts, President of Chatham Hill. “Through the use of forward-looking design and
construction methods and materials that are resource efficient, Ecohealth will provide families
with the most environmentally-friendly, healthy and comfortable homes possible, for now and for
generations to come.”

Ecohealth Homes are factory-built in modular and/or Structural Insulated Panel components in a
secure quality- controlled environment ensuring that every inch of the home is built under the
best possible conditions and thoroughly inspected. Much of green building these days still makes
allowances for plastics and other materials that release harmful chemicals. Ecohealth uses
innovative products and systems so we do not have to sacrifice our future occupants’ health in
order to be green.

“Chatham Hill’s Ecohealth Homes are at the cutting edge of the residential green building
movement,” said Rebecca Morley, Executive Director for the National Center for Healthy
Housing. “They symbolize what green should be – healthy for the environment and the resident.”
The latest in residential building products, materials, and housing designs are continuously
researched to offer the widest range of options that are both environmentally-friendly and
healthy. The home’s entire footprint, from its layout and fixtures to its products and systems, are
individually selected to provide each family with a unique healthy living environment.

“We are extremely enthusiastic about this collaboration,” stated David Reed, President of Penn
Lyon Homes Corporation. “Michelle and her team at Chatham Hill share Penn Lyon’s passion
and vision for providing environmentally-friendly products to the customer. We look forward to
launching a complete series of Ecohealth Homes in the coming months.”

Chatham Hill’s Ecohealth Homes is an Energy Star® Design-Build Partner and Ms. Roberts
attended the Nationally Acclaimed “HOUSES THAT WORK™ Educational Series. HOUSES
THAT WORK™ education provides ways to improve the performance, efficiency, durability,
safety and health of the homes they build making them a better value for their customers and
incorporating green practices into their business formula. For more information about Ecohealth
Homes, please visit www.ecohealthdesigns.com

Penn Lyon Homes has provided distinctive and affordable quality homes and modular
commercial buildings throughout the Northeast, and Mid-Atlantic States for 27 years.
More information about Penn Lyon Homes can be accessed at
WWW.PENNLYON.COM.

About Chatham Hill Residential Design and Build and the NH Design Collaborative
Chatham Hill is a Boston based full-service residential Design-Build and consulting company
combining world-class architecture with an unparalleled commitment to healthy–safe-sustainable
modular and panelized home construction. We provide design, engineering, project management
and consulting services. Our mission is nothing less than transforming the residential building
industry by using a sustainable whole building system approach.

Amy Ellison Ostberg, President and Lead Architect of The New Hampshire Design
Collaborative www.nhdesigncollaborative.com has been commissioned to design Ecohealth
Homes. Ms. Ostberg received a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Architecture from the Boston
Architectural College.




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Contact:

Mickey Locey, VP of Sales and Marketing
Penn Lyon Home Corporation
1-800-788-4754
mlocey@pennlyon.com

Michelle Roberts, Principal and CEO
Ecohealth Homes
617-314-9658
michelle@ecohealthdesigns.com

				
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