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Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education

Real Estate Green 101 Live Online Class (4-Credit Hours)

Real Estate Green 101

Price: $69.00

Credit Hours: 4

Key Points:

Green is not a stagnant definition. Rather, practices…a philosophy of interconnected ideas and choices…resulting in reduced environmental impact. Green building techniques have been used for centuries. The modern green building movement began in the 1970s as a result of both oil price increases and the rise of the environmental movement.

This course provides you with a basic understanding of green attributes and lifestyles. It establishes a baseline of information and investigation, creates common terminology and resources for green building, and explores associated tax incentives.

Topics Include:

  • Build Green New Mexico
  • LEED
  • Energy Star
  • Sustainability
  • Passive solar design
  • Thermal solar
  • Tax credits and rebates

Key Points:

  • Understand the Build Green New Mexico levels
  • Learn what Energy Star means
  • Discuss the “green” philosophy
  • Review the elements of a “green” home
  • Differentiate passive solar and thermal solar
  • Identify tax credits and rebates