REALTORS® and Sustainability
In March 2021, NAR surveyed its members pertaining to sustainability issues facing the industry. The findings are as follows:
- 36% of respondents reported their MLS has green data fields, and respondents typically used the green data fields to promote green features and energy information.
- 65% said energy efficiency promotion in listings was very or somewhat valuable.
- 55% of respondents found clients were at least somewhat interested in sustainability.
- 40% of homes with green certifications spent neither more or less time on market.