Intro to Sustainability and Finance: What REALTORS® Need to Know

Consumers, homes, and communities are increasingly engaging with sustainability. This course answers the questions of “What features can improve a home’s efficiency or resilience?” and “What green financing options are available to make home performance and resilience upgrades more accessible?”

In this course you will gain an understanding of sustainability and energy efficiency as it relates to location-specific concerns facing clients and communities such as air quality and external environmental factors.

The course also covers the products that support resiliency considerations and the innovative solutions to green financing options as well as some of the popular loan programs that support these initiatives.

Come away with the knowledge to become a trusted advisor to clients regarding energy efficient features and increase your confidence around financing options for home performance upgrades.

Available at at no cost!

  • Format: Online, self-paced
  • Time: 1 hour
  • Modules: 3

This is the second course in a series on sustainability. For the first course in the series, check out Intro to Sustainability and Resiliency: What REALTORS® Need to Know.



NAR provides leadership and strategies for sustainability that benefit members, associations, and communities.