11 Jan '18, 6pm

We're not surprised! New appraisal study shows that #green homes in CA sell for more:

Build It Green’s appraiser-driven study, the first of its kind in California, highlights price premium of green homes—and evidence that ROI could be much higher A rigorous study, released today by Build It Green and funded by Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), shows that green-certified homes in California bring a higher sales price, even though market barriers often prevent the full value of the home’s green features from being recognized. The study results add to a growing body of similar findings across the country that show green home improvements provide a financial return on investment (ROI). However, the study also finds significant market barriers to valuing green homes and describes how the price premium could be much higher if key barriers were eliminated. “We already know that consumers prefer greener homes because they save money, conserve resources, and ...

Full article: https://www.builditgreen.org/green-certified-homes-bring-...

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