Selling Tips & Resources

There's a lot that goes into getting your home ready to sell. From renovations to upgrades to simply meeting individual city compliances. Below is a selection of helpful links with tips and resources to help guide you through the home selling process.

East Bay Sewer Lateral Program - Determine if your property is required to replace your sewer lateral.

Berkeley Sewer Lateral Program - Steps for Berkeley home sellers to obtain their Sewer Lateral Certificate of Compliance. 

Oakland Sidewalk Ordinance - Steps for Oakland property owners to obtain their Sidewalk Certificate of Compliance.

Berkeley Building Energy Saving Ordinance (BESO) - Steps for Berkeley property owners to complete and publicly report comprehensive energy assessments.

RECO - Berkeley energy efficiency requirements for property sale/transfer.

To Renovate or Not to Renovate - Insights on what to renovate that will give you a return on your investment.

ZCEB Blog - A great resources for all things real estate and green living. Check out these posts on how to declutter without the waste, creating an eco-friendly garden and how to prep your home for sale from our Green Your Move Series. 

Pinterest - A great way to organize projects, ideas and tips when selling your home.

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