Throughout the country sustainable building design and green building practices are fast becoming the norm. Agents who embrace and understand this major industry shift have equipped themselves with the skill set and networks to actively engage professionals and consumers with green services. A handful of outstanding NAR Green Designees are selected by an independent panel each year to receive the Green REsource Council's EverGreen Award.
Each award recipient receives:
Inclusion in an article in The REsource the GRC’s monthly eNewsletter
Presentation of their customized award and pin at a special Green REsource Council EverGreen Award reception at the REALTORS® Conference and Expo in November
A topic-specific press release regarding the national recognition
Consideration for association or media requests for green practitioners
GreenREsourceCouncil.org Web site prominence
What does it take to get the Green REsource Council'sEverGreen Award? There's no simple answer. The nomination form asks for a "summary of activities, achievements, participation in Green REsource Council programs and events, and general contributions to green real estate undertaken by the nominee that qualifies him/her for inclusion the Green REsource Council'sEverGreen Award."
There are attributes that all award recipients will have in common, such as:
- Dedication to green lifestyle and work-style.
- Green Industry skills based on training, competency and experience.
- Active participation in Green REsource Council, other professional associations and in community organizations.
- Commitment to the advancement of the Green Building Industry and its practice.
- Creative implementation of green events, practices, or habits in your office or community
Green REsource Council members are encouraged to nominate (only) NAR Green Designees, including themselves, whose accomplishments deserve external acknowledgment.
To make a nomination, submit a EverGreen Award Nomination Form to the Green REsource Council via email, fax or mail.
All 2017 Green REsource Council's EverGreen Award Nomination Forms must be received by June 30, 2017.
Nominations made after June 30, 2017 will be considered for the 2018 EverGreen Award.
Please contact Green REsource Council by e-mail or call 1-800-498-9422.
2017 Award Winners
Craig Della Penna
See the winners in the July 2017 Newsletter
Past Award Winners
2016 Award Winners
James Welch Mitchell
2015 Award Winners
2014 Award Winners
Steve Brown (Green Industry Advocate)
Build it Green
2013 Award Winners
Rob Larson (Green Industry Advocate)
Brenda Nunes (Instructor)
See the winners in the September 2013 Newsletter
2012 Award Winners
Dave Porter (Instructor)
Marjory Gentsch (Instructor)
Laura Stukel (Green Industry Advocate)
Texas Association of REALTORS®
2011 Award Winners
New York State Association of REALTORS®
2010 Award Winners
Traverse City Association of REALTORS® (TAAR)
2009 Award Winners
Hogan School of Real Estate