Brokers with Green Certifications are Likely to Sell More Homes

83% of Homeowners and Buyers Willing to Pay More for Healthier Homes

By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog

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(July 13, 2016) – A recent SmartMarket Report by Dodge Data and Analytics in partner with the National Association of Home Builders reveals that 83% of home buyers and homeowners are willing to pay more for a healthier home.

In another report by McGraw-Hill  Construction, The Green Home Consumer, 82% of homeowners surveyed said that green home certification was an extremely or very effective incentive to buying a green home.

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