A NY Times article this week pointed to some less than good news for those with equity in their homes: Home prices fall again.
But there are ways to increase the value of your home. Laura Stukel touched on this in her post a couple of weeks ago. And a study released by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) this week points to solar—in addition to energy efficiency—as boosting home value.
This is good news, and it reflects the obvious-sounding anecdotes we’ve been hearing for a long time from our customers.
With the benefits aligning (and energy prices rising), the question has increasingly become how can you afford not to make your home more energy-efficient?