Tag: appraisal

  • Selling a solar home with a solar owned PV system in Phoenix

    Selling a solar home with a solar owned PV system in Phoenix

    Many home owners and home buyers in the Phoenix area look at a solar owned system as the gold standard for solar homes in Phoenix.  A solar owned system is a solar photovoltaic system that the home owner purchased and bore the cost of installation without the limitations of a monthly lease payment or 20 […]

  • Phoenix solar homes – does solar add value to my home?

    Phoenix solar homes – does solar add value to my home?

    Yes, with the right Realtor and qualified real estate appraiser, solar owned systems will add value to your home. In order to get the most value for your solar, the real estate appraiser needs to know the details and benefits of your solar system on your Phoenix roof.  As an experienced solar Realtor, I put […]

  • Phoenix Pearl Certification – A New Way To Market Solar Homes

    Phoenix Pearl Certification – A New Way To Market Solar Homes

    I think it is safe to say that anyone selling a solar home has an added twist to the typical sales process.  Solar, whether it is owned or leased, is often misunderstood, poorly marketed, and its potential as a sales tool is never fully realized. Most real estate agents do not have solar themselves let […]

  • Buyers Willing to Pay Premium for Rooftop Solar – Home Solar

    Buyers Willing to Pay Premium for Rooftop Solar – Home Solar

    New research sponsored by the Department of Energy shows that buyers are willing to pay more for homes with rooftop solar panels — a finding that may strengthen the case for factoring the value of sustainable features into home appraisals. The study, conducted by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California, examined sales data for almost […]

  • Appraising a solar home in Phoenix – Solar real estate

    Whether selling a home or refinancing a property, the question of value becomes a central focal point for a home owner. Value determines how much a seller can clear upon the sale of a home or how much s/he can borrow against their property. For many, the question of value is often determined by a […]

  • Pricing Your Phoenix Solar Home – How Solar Affects Value

    Does Solar Add Value to a Home? Having solar on a home adds an additional dimension to the pricing conundrum that a seller facings when deciding to list and sell their solar home for sale in the Phoenix area. Does solar increase the value of a home and can I reflect that additional value in […]