Realtor-to-Realtor

How is Your Indoor Air Quality?

May 11th, 2015|

Indoor Air Quality Is Nothing To Sneeze About!
I receive several calls monthly from prospective clients who would like to find homes with healthy indoor air quality due to their […]

Energy-Efficient Mortgages

April 28th, 2015|

Energy-Efficient Mortgages
Energy-efficient mortgages are one of the most beneficial and under-utilized programs the consumer can find and capitalize upon in today’s real estate market. An energy-efficient mortgage may add […]

SRP Approves Monthly Solar Fee

March 15th, 2015|

SRP Approves Monthly Solar Fee
This information may be helpful to pass on your clients who are serviced by SRP and who have recently installed solar panels or may be […]

Puron® to Replace Freon

February 27th, 2015|

We’ve all heard of Freon (Freon®22), a refrigerant that’s been around since 1930. But it looks like its days are numbered. Instead, a refrigerant called Puron® will be a […]

Are you Ready for Millennial Clients?

February 3rd, 2015|

It’s the Millennials, Gen Y (born 1982-2002), who are going to be key to turning the current real estate market around. And there’s more and more data coming out about […]

Consider Obtaining NAR’s GREEN Designation

January 13th, 2015|

Are you prepared for the future of real estate? Builder and consumer adoption of sustainability is rapidly growing….will you be ready to guide your clients? To learn about issues […]

LEASED SOLAR PANELS

December 16th, 2014|

Installing solar panels on a house to generate electricity often costs $20,000 or more, and many homeowners have turned to leasing programs to avoid those upfront costs. In fact, […]

ASK FOR A GREEN-QUALIFIED APPRAISER

December 16th, 2014|

 

If you’re involved in a transaction where a home has solar panels and/or other energy-efficient features—and an appraisal is going to be done—make sure you request an appraiser who […]

Realtor-to-Realtor – Home Energy Rating System (HERS)

November 20th, 2014|

In Part 1 and Part 2 of my Consider an Energy Audit blog posts, I talked about steps a certified energy auditor takes during an audit to determine how […]

Realtor-to-Realtor – Consider an Energy Audit for Your Clients, Part 1

November 20th, 2014|

Energy Audit – Part 1

The best way to determine the energy efficiency of a client’s home is to have an energy audit performed. In Arizona, energy audits that are […]