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Renewable Real Estate: What a REALTOR® Needs to Know about Solar

  • Thursday, June 27 | 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Level up your knowledge and your value-add! This one-hour webinar dives into the transactional side of solar panels, equipping you to navigate the sale of homes with these sustainable systems. Be a solar-savvy REALTOR®, prepared to answer client questions and leverage the power of sustainability in today’s market.

Main Takeaways:

  1. We’ll explore the key differences in selling a property with leased vs. owned solar panels, ensuring a smooth transaction for all parties involved.
  2. But solar isn’t just about legalities – it’s about value! Learn how solar panels can increase a home’s appeal and market value for eco-conscious buyers. We’ll also delve into Illinois’ community solar program.


This is a virtual event. On the day of the event, a reminder email with the link will be sent two hours prior to the event start time. You must be logged into your Eventbrite account using the same email used to register to join the event.

Thursday, June 27 | 10:00 am 11:00 am


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Registration will close on Thursday, June 27th at 9:30 AM

Solar Energy Is Important!

Solar Energy Is Important!

Join us on Zoom and get actionable takeaways and resources so you can empower your clients and expand your value-prop.

Please note this event will be hosted as a webinar. Attendees will be able to view our speakers during the event but will not have the ability to share their video or audio. Space for this virtual event is limited.  


The Chicago Association of REALTORS® believes the strength of our organization, industry and society as a whole is through all dimensions of diversity. This PRIDE month, take a moment to explore our webpage of fascinating historical facts, insights, data points, fun things to do around town to celebrate and more!


MeLena Hessel

Senior Director, Policy, Elevate

Eric Keeley


Matt Loudenslagel

Managing Attorney, Winand & Loudenslagel Law Group LLC

Wayne Beals

Managing Broker, EXIT Strategy Realty

2024 Sustainability Work Group Chair | Host

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We can't wait to see you!

We can’t wait to see you!


Space is limited. Please click here for more information on CAR’s event attendance and cancellation policy.

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