8034 Midnight Pass Road
Sarasota, FL 34242
Service area: 200 miles
Service Area: Greentential provides evaluation and LEED-H and FGBC green home certification services to homeowners, Realtors, builders, homebuyers and sellers in Florida's Sarasota, Manatee, Hillsborough, Pinellas, and Charlotte counties.
Greentential is certified to teach the National Association of Realtors Green designation and also performs LEED for Homes certifications as well as Florida Green Building Coalition (FGBC) certifications. As a certifiyng agency Greentential is qualified to guide designers, builders and owners through the process of certifying and documenting green homes.
Lynn Nilssen the owner of greentential is also a Realtor with a practice specializing in sustainable real estate. For buyers, she identify green properties or suitable infill sites for sustainable retrofit or rebuild. For sellers, she identify green features to enhance marketability for resale.
Lynn is a founding member of the Green Realtors Alliance of Sarasota, whose goal is to educate other Realtors, clients, and the public about the benefits of sustainable real estate.
Lynn is a Master Conservationist at the Florida House Learning Center. The Florida House was built in 1995 as a public demonstration project showcasing earth-friendly conservation technology and design. To qualify for Master Conservationist, she completed an in-depth course and passed an exam designed by the University of Florida IFAS. As a Master Conservationist, Lynn conducts educational tours of the house and provide answers and information on topics ranging from water conservation, energy efficiency, building durability to sustainable building methods and materials.