REALTORS® and Sustainability

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Highlights

  • Forty percent of respondents reported their MLS has green data fields, and respondents typically used the green data fields to promote green features and energy information.
  • Seventy-one percent said energy efficiency promotion in listings was very or somewhat valuable.
  • Sixty-one percent of respondents found clients were at least somewhat interested in sustainability.
  • Twelve percent of respondents reported that their Commercial Information Exchange (CIE) had green data fields, and the CIE green data fields were used to promote energy information, green features, and green certifications.
  • A majority of agents and brokers (70 percent) said that energy efficiency promotion in listings was very or somewhat valuable.

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REALTORS® and Sustainability 2018

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