NAR's Green Designation provides advanced training in green building and sustainable business practices so that you can seek out, understand, and market properties with green features.
The Green Designation is the only NAR-recognized real estate designation designed for agents looking to learn about issues of energy efficiency and sustainability in the various facets of real estate. As consumer demand for knowledge on these issues increase, so will your awareness of green issues.
When you earn NAR’s Green Designation, you'll gain
Access to customizable members-only marketing tools to help you build your business and gain a competitive edge.
A comprehensive understanding of what it means to go green and the concerns of consumers seeking green knowledge about real estate.
Valuable real estate education that differentiates your market focus and broadens your abilities in the eyes your clients, prospective clients and associates.
Enhanced ability to participate in the green real estate market.
Ongoing specialized training and exclusive designation benefits and resources that help you stay on top of green real estate issues and trends.
Time: 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Course Tuition (includes both 100 & 200):
$325 (before April 14) | $350 (April 15 or after)
There are no classes scheduled at this time, please check back for future dates.
Green 100: Real Estate for a Sustainable Future
The overall goals of the Green 100 course are to:
Lead students through an exploration of issues and trends in relation to real estate's role in finding the balance between people, planet, and prosperity.
Instill the mindset essential to building a green-focused real estate business.
Enable students to provide objective information to clients and customers on nationally recognized certifications and ratings programs that evaluate homes, products, energy efficiency, and professionals.
Green 200: The Science of Green Building
The overall goals of the Green 200 course are to:
Familiarize students with green principles and choices in home design and construction.
Raise awareness of innovative materials, systems, and construction methods.
Learn about energy-efficient systems including onsite power generation.
Distinguish levels and cost-benefits of retrofitting, remodeling, or renovating existing homes.
Green 300: Greening Your Real Estate Business
The overall goals of the Green 300 course are to:
Plan and implement strategies and tactics for building a green real estate business.
Adapt your core real estate business skills to list and market green properties and represent green sellers and buyers.
To obtain and use NAR’s Green Designation, three (3) requirements must be fulfilled:
Complete the following courses and pass each exam with a score of 80 percent or higher;
a. Green 100: Real Estate for a Sustainable Future – Awareness and Comprehension
b. Green 200: The Science of Green Building – Research and Insight
c. Green 300: Greening Your Real Estate Business – Application Skills
Submit the member application for NAR’s Green Designation with proof of completion for all course requirements and proof of your REALTOR® membership.
Maintain active and good membership status with the Green Resource Council and the National Association of REALTORS®.