Scottsdale Green Building Lecture Series: October 5, 7 -8:30 p.m: The Economic Value of Green Building and Energy Efficiency

  • 5 October 2017
  • Start time : 07:00 PM
  • End time : 08:30 PM
  • Event Host : City of Scottsdale - Green Building Program
  • Event Location : Scottsdale Granite Reef Senior Center, 1700 N. Granite Reef Rd, Scottsdale, AZ, United States
Scottsdale Green Building Lecture Series: October 5, 7 -8:30 p.m: The Economic Value of Green Building and Energy Efficiency
Event Description

Scottsdale launches a new green building lecture series featuring local speakers and experts to discuss timely topics and issues involving the future of rooftop solar, green home renovations, toxicity in the home and workplace, edible landscapes, water resources, fresh air ventilation, combating summer heat and repurposing materials for reuse. The lectures are free and held the first Thursday of every other month from October 2017 through June 2018, 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Economic Value of Green: Knowledge is EmPOWERing
Local industry experts will speak about energy efficiency as it relates to construction, building codes, energy audits, the HERS index, gaining more value for appraisals, marketing and selling homes with energy-efficient features for the highest possible sale value, where to start first when retrofitting a home with energy-efficient features, and how to add green features to a mortgage. If you're considering retrofitting your home for energy efficient features, learn which features will add the best return on investment and what features might be important for you in your home.

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • City of Scottsdale - Green Building Program
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Matthew Thorne, Prime Lending
      Daran Wastchak, DR Wastchak
      Jan Green, HomeSmart Elite Group
  • Cost
    • FREE Event
  • Event type
    • Training

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