This goes beyond the simple answers you were probably looking for; however, our real estate system is essentially broken when it comes to identifying and valuing energy efficiency. There are people working on this nationally and…"
"I've sent this directly to Sandra but for those following this thread Building Science Corp. provided a link to a study regarding air tightness over time, which to me would seem the only real variable to a HERS score in a 5-10 year time frame…"
"Excellent article Melissa. I never knew Rater/Realtors existed. I wish more did. I'd like to suggest to you and others finding this useful a recent White Paper from CNT Energy and the National Home Performance Council just released…"
Residential energy efficiency & sustainable building practice (new construction & existing homes). Works with home owners, builders, and design community. Real estate market transformation via green MLS & education for appraisers, lenders, and realtors. Passive House supporter.
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