Research Reports

Unlocking the Value of an Energy Efficient Home: A Blueprint to Make Energy Efficiency Improvements Visible in the Real Estate Market

This paper shows how proper documentation, verification, and standardization of energy efficiency improvements can add value to a home that owners can recoup at sale.

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Unlocking the Full Value of Green Homes: Why Green Multiple Listing Services are a Key to Residential Energy Efficiency

The National Home Performance Council released this study in partnership with the Association of Energy & Environmental Real Estate Professionals (AEEREP) that encourages states and stakeholders to revise Multiple Listing Services (MLS) to include standardized data on clean energy criteria on "for-sale" homes and properties.

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Valuing High Performance Houses and Describing the Green House Made Easy

Two articles written by Sandra K. Adomatis, the owner of Adomatis Appraisal Service in Punta Gorda, Florida. She specializes in appraising high-performance residential properties and is a LEED Green Associate.


                Valuing High Performance HousesGreen Made Easy