20 Sep '16, 7am

EU home owners to benefit from better energy efficiency

Ground-breaking energy efficiency financing project aims to create benefits for homebuyers September 20, 2016 at 1:00 AM Homebuyers across the EU could be offered better borrowing rates on mortgages in return for purchasing more energy efficient homes or committing to implement energy saving work within properties, under a ground-breaking project being pioneered by a unique partnership of banks, property valuers, energy efficiency businesses and utility providers. The European Energy Efficiency Mortgage initiative, launched today by a consortium led by the European Mortgage Federation – European Covered Bond Council (EMF-ECBC) aims to create a standardised “energy efficient mortgage” based on preferential interest rates for energy efficient homes and/or additional funds for retrofitting homes at the time of purchase. The project represents the first time a group of major b...

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