Welcome to the Green MLS Tool Kit
Welcome to the Green MLS Tool kit, a green real estate industry collaborative project. Home buyers, sellers and appraisers depend on a Green MLS for the same goal: ensuring fair value for good, green homes.
Green MLS is one solution for three different problems. Green MLS:
- Helps buyers quickly find green homes
- Makes it easy to fully promote the special features of a green home
- Supports apples-to-apples comparison when it is time to appraise a green home
Good Green MLS is designed to support the flow of green home information/performance between the players in the marketplace. Value for green homes follows this information flow:
This toolkit addresses the recommended steps from industry experts and early Green MLS adopters to support efficient flow of green home information and value:
Step 1 - Cross Industry Goals & Team
Step 2 - Design for Data Integrity
Step 3 - Design for Ongoing Quality
Step 4 - Create the Green MLS Platform
Step 5 - Educate, Communicate
Step 6 - Track & Publish Market Trends
If you are just new to Green MLS please visit our Getting Started page. If you are already a part of the Green MLS movement please visit the Continuous Improvement page to learn the lessons so far about Green MLS and get suggestions to make your program even stronger.