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US GreenBroker Team Member Joins HomeSmart Elite Group

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Jan Green, Realtor, Green, EcoBroker

US GreenBrokers Team Member Jan Green, Realtor®, Green®, EcoBroker®, has joined HomeSmart Elite Group in Scottsdale, AZ!  In addition to published articles and blog posts Jan has been teaching and organizing green classes throughout the Phoenix area for several years.  Be sure to visit Jan’s website  to view her listings, learn more about Jan and  her “green” projects in the Phoenix area. Congratulations Jan…we know your green reputation will follow you!

Everywhere you go you hear, “green”, “sustainable”, “eco-friendly” and numerous other terms that are usually just words used for marketing to the “green-minded” consumer.  With so much “green-washing” (using a term with no real proof or certification) consumers, and many professionals, find it confusing.

NAR-GreenBuyers, Sellers, Builders, Lenders and Appraisers can feel confident working with a REALTOR® who has earned the Green® designation when they are looking to buy, sell or appraise a home with resource-efficient systems and sustainable features.  As the National Association of Realtors’ only certification designating  advanced education of building science and its’ benefits.  Those with the Green® designation can add a great deal of value in your next real estate transaction!

 

US GreenBroker Team Member Earns GREEN® Certification!

Once again our US GreenBrokers Team Member Jan Green, EcoBroker, with RE/MAX Excalibur Realty in Scottsdale, AZ, is in the news!  Last week Jan earned the coveted NAR (National Association of Realtors) GREEN® designation!  Congratulations Jan!  In addition to published articles in magazines, Jan contributes posts to our blog. Be sure to visit Jan’s website, GotGreen and learn more about Jan and “green” in the Phoenix area.

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NAR Green

The NAR GREEN designation is awarded to those REALTORS® who successfully complete three courses and their respective exams followed by a final exam.  Building Science, indoor air quality, energy-efficiency and sustainable landscaping are only a few of the subjects covered in this intensive course.

Everywhere you go you hear, “green”, “natural”, “eco-friendly” and numerous other terms that are usually just words used for marketing to the “green-minded” consumer.  With so much “green-washing” (using a term with no real proof or certification) consumers, and many professionals, find it confusing.

Home Buyers and Sellers can feel confident working with a REALTOR who holds the Green designation when they are looking to buy or sell a home with energy-efficient and sustainable features.  As the National Association of Realtors’ only certification designating an advanced knowledge of these concepts, those with the designation can provide and guide you with much value-added information in your next real estate transaction.

 

US GreenBroker Team Member Featured!

US GreenBrokers Team Member Jan Green, EcoBroker with Re/Max Excalibur Realty in Phoenix, AZ, was recently featured in an article in Natural Awakenings.  Jan has done an awesome job of educating home buyers and sellers as to the advantages of energy-efficient and sustainable features in a home.  Continue reading US GreenBroker Team Member Featured!