VIDEO: Solar Energy, and What Realtors® Need to Know

Nearly 1 million residential properties utilize solar power to produce energy, reduce costs or even generate monthly income.

That fact has led to questions from real estate professionals regarding how solar systems should be appraised, how they affect real estate transactions, and more. But Realtors® who have committed to learning the ins and outs of buying and selling “solar” homes are finding opportunities for their business, as well as their clients.

Tom Kimbis, executive vice president of the Solar Energy Industries Association, and Amanda Stinton, director of Sustainability and Green Initiates for the National Association of Realtors® sat down for a short primer on what Realtors® need to know about solar energy and residential real estate.

Source: NAR Newsline