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Green Real Estate

Understanding what constitutes greening, how to buy green homes, and green moving. Keeping real estate green.

At the time of writing, Elizabeth Weintraub, DRE # 00697006, is a Broker-Associate at Lyon Real Estate in Sacramento, California.

Understanding the Greening of America
Understanding green homes, including ways to green your existing home. Earth-friendly building products -- which are green and which are hype? How are green homes certified?

Buying Green Homes
Building green homes by using sustainably harvested products. Descriptions of green building materials. Eco-friendly living in green homes. About installing solar power, finding salvaged lumber and buying carbon offsets.

How to Make Green Home Improvements to Your Home
Affordable and easy green home improvement projects. How green home improvements can help to save the planet and save you money.

What is Greenwashing?
Explanation of greenwashing. Don't be mislead by deceptive green home advertising. How to determine if a home is truly green. Ways home owners can help to make a home green.

Green Moving Tips
Green moving tips when relocating or moving into a new home. How to continue protecting the environment by staying green after moving in.

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