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How to Become a Real Estate Agent in California

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Center for California Real Estate

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California Clean Energy Certification

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Course Description
This course covers the federal and state mandates relating to various aspects of home energy. During the lectures the instructor will review the various types of solar energy contracts available to consumers and provide proven and effective strategies on how to market and sell solar upgraded homes in today’s environmental business climate.

With the new mandates and new construction requirements for solar energy in California, it is estimated that millions of homes will have solar energy. For the concerned consumer, it is important that their real estate professional have an understanding of Solar Energy Systems.  



Online Anytime

How you benefit from taking this course:

  • Understand current state and federal mandates such as SB350, AB512 and the new construction laws that are impacting real estate in California. 
  • Review the current Federal ITC program and several other upcoming changes in the clean energy movement.
  • Explain the key elements within the main types of solar energy contracts and how they impact property selling and purchasing.
  • Assist your buyers to locate Clean Energy Upgraded homes and secure the best deal.
  • Effectively market and sell Clean Energy Upgraded homes.
  • Learn where to look to provide energy efficiency upgrades to projects with lower costs
  • Knowledge of increasing property value with clean energy efficiency programs.
  • Review the ITC (Incentive Tax Credits) and how to receive them while they are available.

Who Should Attend: 
Real estate professionals interested in serving communities where solar and clean, energy efficient homes are valued.

Blake Usilton

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