Bob Brown, longtime owner of RGB Builders in East Stroudsburg, is almost modest about his display home on River Road in Smithfield Township, even though it is his first home in the United States to win the Emerald Award, the highest level of achievement by the National Association of Home Builders.

Bob Brown of RGB Builders in Marshalls Creek specializes in luxury homes with an environmentally conscious touch. To purchase a print of this photo, go to www.PoconoRecord.com/photostore…

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“It’s not very big,” said Brown of the 1,920-square-foot building perched on an uphill area and known as the Davidson model.