About Paul Allen

Trusted green home builder in Albuquerque

Rooted in Albuquerque

Paul is a lifelong resident of Albuquerque starting in 1955 and graduated from Sandia High School in 1973. Originally, he pursued an Architecture and Fine Arts degree at the University of New Mexico. He then switched to the Anderson School of Business MBA program and graduated from UNM in 1978. He’s been a self-employed business man for 35 years, specializing in residential land development projects in Albuquerque and throughout New Mexico. Eventually, he founded Paul Allen Homes in 2006. He is an avid outdoors man as well as a stanch supporter and life-long Lobo of the University of New Mexico. 

The first years of Paul Allen were spent refining and developing the green home building format. As a pioneer in green home construction in New Mexico, Paul became the largest Top Tier Certified Green Home Builder in the United States and premiere Albuquerque home builder. The National Green Building Standard organization subsequently selected Paul Allen Homes as the National Green Builder of the Year, a choice made over all other 43,000 builders in the country.

Providing the best of the best homes for New Mexicans was the goal at the onset and indeed that hill was climbed all the way to the top. These award winning green homes are uniquely beautiful in design, built like a tank, and if they were an automobile, would get 100 mpg!


Green Building Certifications

Paul Allen GreenHomes participates in the Build Green NM program and is an ENERGY STAR QUALIFIED NEW HOMES builder. ENERGY STAR is a government-backed program helping businesses and individuals protect the environment through superior energy efficiency. This means that your house is certified by an independent, third party LEED engineer.

All Paul Allen Green Homes meet Emerald or Gold Level certification. Meaning our homes save 60% or more of its energy use.

ENERGY STAR qualified homes can include a variety of ‘tried-and-true’ energy-efficient features that contribute to improved home quality and homeowner comfort, and to lower energy demand and reduced air pollution.

Certified Green

Paul Allen Green Homes exceeds the top standards in energy conservation, low water use, filtered indoor air quality systems and sustainable long term listed building materials. From how it's built to what's built in it, our homes go above and beyond for health considerations, the planet and future generations to enjoy the homes unique pedigree. That's why a Paul Allen Green Home has all the independently tested green engineered documents recorded to the deed and title to insure it's set apart from all other homes in the Multiple Listing Service. 

Contact Paul Allen Homes

Phone: (505) 884-7336
Paul's Cell Phone: (505) 450-2395
Hours: Monday-Saturday: 10am - 5pm, Sunday: 12 - 5pm