Articles relating to "Environment":
HUD launches $1B disaster resilience competition (9/18/2014)
In Fla., 45 counties qualify may apply for money to help bolster their defenses against natural disasters, including potential impacts from global warming.
NAR: Tackle the environment and real estate (8/4/2014)
NAR held its first environmental summit in Washington, D.C., to discuss ways to deal with changing climate patterns and its impact on the real estate industry.
UCF: Creating way to help predict sinkholes (7/10/2014)
Researchers recently developed a “mini-sinkhole simulator” to find out what causes a sinkhole and help figure out patterns in underground water levels.
ENVY award deadline fast approaching (6/12/2014)
Encourage environmentally conscious Fla. developers to enter to win Florida Realtors’ environmental (ENVY) award. But they need to act soon: Deadline is July 8.
U.S. House passes water resources bill (5/22/2014)
The Senate is expected to confirm the move that funds nine Fla. water projects – from navigation to mitigation and restoration projects – at a cost of about $1.5B.
New NAR guide helps MLSs highlight green homes (5/7/2014)
The guide supplements NAR’s Green MLS Tool Kit. It provides a blueprint MLS staff or software vendors can use to add green data into home listing entry fields.