Homes, Communities, and Wildfire: What REALTORS® Need to Know

Homes, Communities, and Wildfire: What REALTORS® Need to Know

Oct 26, 2016
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Learn what you need to know about wildfire risk to homes and real property from Michele Steinberg of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). She shares information on how homes ignite and the simple steps that homeowners can take to prevent wildfire disasters in their communities.

Find out about the voluntary Firewise Communities program and how neighborhoods and subdivisions are working to improve safety for all residents in partnership with local fire departments and wildfire mitigation specialists. Get access to free tips and tools you can use to communicate preparedness and safety messages to your customers. 

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Colorado Project Wildfire

Learn how Colorado REALTORS® are working in partnership with other like-minded fire prevention organizations across their state to bring education and awareness, as well as access to resources directly to residents in their local communities.

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Project Wildfire - Success Stories

Read about the tremendous work that is being done through localized programs in communities, thanks to the Colorado Association of REALTORS® (CAR) and Project Wildfire.

Be prepared with the NFPA.

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has all the resources you need to be prepared for an emergency. Visit the NFPA Catalog for information on: 

  • Assessing Structure Ignition Potential from Wildfire: The only national standardized training that offers factual solutions and action strategies regarding modern wildfire mitigation.
  • NFPA Codes and Standards documents, available online or in print.
  • Certification trainings, webinars, events, and more
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