We’ve recently updated some of our Field Guides:
Drywall imported from China can emit sulfurous gases, corrode and blacken copper piping, computers and wiring, and possibly sicken family members. Read about the effects of Chinese drywall on health and the real estate market and discover websites that provide helpful information on this developing topic.
Disasters can happen any time. Do you have disaster insurance? Find out what a standard policy should cover, NAR information, pricing and reform issues, aspects of choosing a disaster insurance policy and much more in this updated field guide.
Energy audits are a great way to save money, save energy and save the planet. Find out the basics of conducting your own energy audit and how to hire a professional in this field guide.
Greening Your Neighborhood
Going green is a great thing to do! It’s as easy as using a travel mug, recycling newspapers and turning off the water when you brush your teeth. Learn about other easy ways to help the planet with tips from the White House, Planet Green, HouseLogic and many green websites.
Real Estate Organizations
Need to find a real estate organization? Look here for associations and federal agencies that deal with fair housing, appraisals, housing finance and other real estate issues. Find out how these organizations are playing their part in the real estate world.