Environmental Archive

Realtors® Show Support for Legislation Addressing Wildfire

In many communities around the country, wildfire represents a serious threat to homes and other property. But Congress is currently considering legislation that addresses this concern, the “Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2015.” The bill aims to improve forest...
September 15, 2016

Infographic: Home Buyers Going Green

Green and energy-efficient home features are more popular than ever with recent home buyers. Below are a few green real estate-related tidbits from NAR’s Research division to enjoy this St. Patrick’s Day. See more from NAR Research at economistsoutlook.blogs.realtor.org....
March 14, 2016

Happy Earth Day: Interest in Green Homes is Growing

Going green has proven to be more than a fad; environmental efficiency has increasingly factored into home buying decisions as a result of higher energy costs. NAR’s 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers found that buyers placed a high importance...
April 22, 2015

Infographic: Going Green for St. Patrick’s Day

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, the National Association of Realtors® is focusing on all things green. A new infographic released today breaks down how green home features influence buyers’ purchasing choices. Here are some highlights: Ten percent of the...
March 17, 2015