Luckily, we've already added green features to the ARMLS here in the Phoenix metro area. I'm happy to have been a part of this process, along with Gail Johnson, Green Home Properties! As a…Continue
Started by Jan Green. Last reply by Jan Green Jan 24, 2012.
http://www.greenhomebuildermag.com/winter-11-48.php I wrote the article but didnt name the article - kinda dumb titleContinue
Started by Dave Porter Jul 1, 2011.
Energy audits are not really a building certification in my opinion. They may tell you something about theoretical energy performance. Here are some issues: 1) Some people use more energy than…Continue
Started by kria lacher. Last reply by kria lacher Jun 28, 2011.
Last month Chicagoland's multiple listing service (MRED) rolled out v 2.0 of its green field design. The move makes MRED the largest MLS in the country to require third-party verification for green fields. Listing agents who which to promote green homes for sale can now flag them using the "Green Supporting Documents" field. Users have up to 14…Continue
Posted by Frank Farahbakhsh Moham on February 9, 2012 at 4:30pm
Starting January 12012, there is a new statewide disclosure, according to CA Civil Code # 2079.10. It’s to be provided to the buyer (by either the seller or the broker).
It is an energy booklet from the CEC (California Energy Commission) called “What is your Home Energy Rating”, booklet # CEC-400-2009-008-BR-REV1. It is online at http://www.energy.ca.gov/HERS/booklet.html which you can download in color or black &…Continue
Posted by Regina P. Brown on January 24, 2012 at 1:25pm
Buying a home is a massive decision and includes multiple, long-term financial and lifestyle obligations. The average person spends around 1/3 of their income on their home. You’ll still need to do the work to make sure your personal finances and holistic life picture are also in alignment before you buy, as well of the work it takes to ensure that your real estate and mortgage decisions are sustainable and smart, over the long-term.…Continue
Posted by Frank Farahbakhsh Moham on January 14, 2012 at 3:55pm