Date: January 11, 2007
Contact: Suzanne Goddyn
PORTLAND, OR-- REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONAL EARNS ECOBROKER DESIGNATION. BUYERS AND SELLERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO CONTACT SUZANNE GODDYN FOR INFORMATION ON THE ENERGY EFFICIENCY, "GREEN," COMFORT, AND HEALTH-RELATED FEATURES OF HOMES AND BUILDINGS.
PORTLAND, OR - JANUARY 11, 2007 - SUZANNE GODDYN of WINDERMERE CRONIN & CAPLAN REALTY GROUP, INC. in PORTLAND haS earned her EcoBroker Certified designation, having successfully completed a unique and informative training program on the energy and environmental issues that affect real estate transactions. Goddyn joins the movement of professionals pushing the real estate market toward energy-efficient, sustainable, and healthier design/features in homes and buildings. The "performance home" movement is getting a boost thanks to this type of high quality real estate professional earning the EcoBroker designation. EcoBrokers, like Goddyn, throughout the country are forging this market and creating competitive advantages for their customers. With national surveys indicating that 80% of consumers consider themselves "green-minded," real estate professionals with the EcoBroker designation are in a better position to serve the real estate consumer. "I'm always looking for the best ways to offer my clients the best value. My EcoBroker training helps me ensure customer satisfaction, my number one priority," Goddyn explains. "From windows to moisture control to energy savings, I have more resources at my disposal to help buyers and sellers make smarter real estate decisions. The EcoBroker designation doesn't make me an energy and environmental expert, but it allows me to better understand the issues and to convey this understanding to buyers and sellers."
EcoBroker International's education and designation program is designed exclusively for real estate professionals who care about the environment and want to help their clients benefit from the energy-efficiency, "green," and healthier features of homes and buildings. EcoBroker provides a complete curriculum of energy and environmental training to licensed real estate agents. Real estate professionals must complete the extensive EcoBroker curriculum and training and fulfill additional program requirements to become certified.
From her Portland office, Goddyn explains, "With EcoBroker training, I have broadened the range of real estate opportunities I offer my clients. Whether the transaction involves environmental assessment and mitigation (mold, radon, etc.) or the opportunity to reduce utility bills, I'm in a position to help. The real estate industry is changing, and to best serve my clients I need to understand the newest designs, technologies, and environmental issues. My EcoBroker designation helps me stay ahead of the game."
For additional information please contact: Suzanne Goddyn Phone: 503 497-5016 Cell: 503 830-8516 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Real Estate Professional/Certified EcoBrokersÂ® Bio
EcoBroker International provides a unique energy and environmental curriculum to licensed real estate professionals, leading to the EcoBroker Designation. EcoBroker's mission is to broaden and improve the base of training and continuing education for real estate professionals and in doing so, encourage improvements to the quality of buildings, while reducing their impact on natural resources and the environment. EcoBroker is a Building America and Built Green Colorado Education Partner; the most successful green-building program in the United States. EcoBroker provides state-approved continuing education courses to licensed real estate professionals in states throughout the U.S. EcoBroker can be reached by phone at 1-800-706-4321, online at www.ecobroker.com, and by email at email@example.com.