Pitfalls to Selling a Solar Home in Phoenix

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In the Phoenix real estate market, real estate agents continue to turn buyers away from homes with solar panels. Agents are not the sole source of angst for Phoenix solar home owners for there are five areas that a solar home seller needs to address in order to successfully sell a solar home and the […]

Solar Home Sales Increase 14% Year over Year in Phoenix

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Phoenix solar home sales statistics for 2020. Solar homes in the Phoenix area increased over 14% year over year in Maricopa County according to data from the Arizona Regional MLS. There was a total of 4,870 solar homes sold in Phoenix, including homes with both leased and owned solar on the rooftop.   Solar homes […]

Rob Madden NAR Evergreen Award Recipient

Phoenix’s Solar Home Broker – Rob Madden – Recipient of NAR Evergreen Award

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The National Association of Realtors, NAR, has announced Rob Madden, Phoenix’s solar home broker, as one of their two 2020 recipients of the national Evergreen Award.  NAR’s Evergreen award is given out once a year to Realtor’s that demonstrate sustainable building design and green building practices including energy efficiency and solar real estate. Madden has […]

Phoenix solar home sales stats for June 2020

Phoenix Solar Home Sale Statistics June 2020

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Solar home sales in Phoenix continued to decline in May by another 6% and accounted for only 5.6% of the total resale home sales in Phoenix (7% in April). There were a total of 324 solar home sales with a median price of $345,000 (slightly higher than April). Homes with solar leases accounted for 195 […]

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Selling a Phoenix Home During COVID-19

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How the Coronavirus Affects Solar Home Sales in Phoenix While real estate activity has dropped during the stay at home orders, real estate happened and continues to happen even while the coronavirus continues to dominate the news headlines. Given the global pandemic, the reality is that people still need to buy homes and people still […]

Do Solar Leased Panels Add Value To My Home

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While there is anecdotal evidence to support the claim that solar leased panels will add value to a home, most real estate appraisers in Phoenix will look at the attached solar panels as personal property and not as a fixture to the Phoenix home.  However to say that solar leased panels do not add value […]

Selling a Home With Solar Leased Panels in Phoenix

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Solar leases can help enhance the marketability of a home over similar homes without solar. With the right marketing and promotion of a home for sale with a solar lease, a seller can sell their home quicker, with little to no hassle, and potentially sell for more than other typical homes without solar in the […]