Color them green
The group also says it's promoting an EcoBroker certification program that teaches agents about green building products and how to deal with environmental issues like mold; is working to get an option on the local multiple-listing service for noting green features in homes for sale; and is collaborating on efforts to improve mass transit.
This was, believe it or not, the second green real estate announcement I've had today -- so far. The Home Builders Association of Maryland says it will hold a "green building" class next month.
All you homeowners and prospective buyers out there: Are green features -- energy-efficiency or otherwise -- on your radar? Does this matter to you?