Green Real Estate

Understanding Energy Efficient Windows

November 3rd, 2014|

As awareness of green homes and energy efficiency is heightened, one of the items homeowners may have questions about is the efficiency of their home’s windows.

Windows provide homes with […]

Energy Audit Can Be a Seller Advantage

October 23rd, 2014|

In today’s real estate market, sellers need all the advantages they can get. One way to be heads above other sellers—and get your home sold quickly and for more […]

I guess I am a LOCALIST!

October 23rd, 2014|

There are networking events, and then there are worthwhile networking events. Last week I attended a schmoozing cocktail affair and left after the first half hour. It just wasn’t […]

Within Walking Distance

October 7th, 2014|

Written by Kathy Maguire for the October issue of Natural Awakenings magazine

For decades, metropolitan Phoenix epitomized urban sprawl. Prior to the housing crash, builders were putting up 60,000 new […]

How Much Energy Do Your Electronics Consume?

September 23rd, 2014|

The energy use of electronic equipment often goes unnoticed. But as it turns out, an estimated 10% to 15% of all electricity used in American homes can be attributed […]

Back-to-School Green Tips

September 14th, 2014|

Depending on where you live, either your children have just started back to school or, like here in Arizona, have already been back to school for a few weeks. […]

List Your Home With Me and Get a FREE Energy Audit and Score!

August 17th, 2014|

Did you know that energy-efficient homes sell faster and for more money? Energy-efficiency translates into saving homeowners money, and that is huge when marketing a home for sale. Buyers today […]

Green Living AZ – August Issue

August 13th, 2014|

This wonderful magazine, with Dorie Morales as its publisher, is chock full of useful information and resources for those who are eco-conscious, care about sustainability, or choose to live a […]

Earth-Sheltered Homes

July 30th, 2014|

These earth-sheltered homes are amazing!

Evidently, there are two types of earth-sheltered buildings: Earth-Sheltered, which is where dirt covers three exterior sides and the roof  (the walls are usually concrete); and Earth-Bermed, […]

My New Tesla!

July 10th, 2014|

My real estate clients LOVE looking at homes in my new Tesla. Viewing homes all day can be tiring, but after a thoroughly enjoyable ride in my Tesla, even […]