Need some environment-friendly resources that will help you in your real estate endeavors? Looking at remodeling for yourself? Just looking for ways to do a little more for the environment without making major changes? We’ve got you covered. Take a look at some of our favorite green websites to learn some new tips and tricks for you and your clients.

Casey Trees


Casey Trees and the District Department of the Environment (DDOE) have partnered to offer a rebate of up to $50 to individuals who plant a tree on residential property in the District of Columbia.

Catalog Choice


Free sign-up service to decline unsolicited catalogs – lighten your footprint on the environment.

Earth 911


How to continue using products you love without destroying the planet. Also includes information on hazardous products and tips on recycling and green shopping.

Energy Star Home Performance


Government-backed program to help save money and protect the environment using energy-efficient products and lifestyle. 

Environmental Performance Index 


Ranking of countries and their performance in environmental issues.

Freecycle Network


Nonprofit organization dedicated to the free exchange of items and keeping the “good stuff out of landfills.”

Green Resource Council


How to locate green properties.

Grist Living


Environmental news on a variety of topics, namely living.

iPropertyManagement’s Going Green Guide


A thorough guide on ways homeowners and renters can cut back on water and energy costs while reducing their carbon footprint.

Low Impact Living


Tips for remodeling while lowering your environmental impact.

Mother Nature Network


Environment-friendly home news and updates from around the world.

Regreen Program


How to remodel without hurting the environment. 

U.S. Green Building Council


What constitutes a “green building”? 

Walk Score


How walkable is your neighborhood?

Whole Building Design Guide


A thorough guide to high-performance buildings.