Home buyers seeking a green real estate agent should ensure that the professional they work with has achieved either the LEEDS Green Associate or the EcoBroker designation, and they should inquire about the level of training received. Green real estate agents can help both buyers and renters make eco-friendly lifestyle choices. They are knowledgeable about potential hazards, such as volatile organic compounds in paint, and can help buyers obtain ENERGY STAR mortgages and look for energy-saving features that will lower their utility bills. | Read More