Archive for August 12, 2015
Modern home design has come a long way in the last ten years. Not only are homeowners wiling to pay up to 10% more for a certified eco-friendly home, they are also looking for more amenities when considering what to look for in modern homes.
Nine out of 10 homebuyers reported that “clean energy” was a major plus for them when working with a home builder or deciding to buy in a planned community. Having an air conditioning system that adheres to clean air standards and does not distribute indoor toxins such as pet fur can save hundreds of dollars every year. A “green” refrigerator and an energy-efficient washer and dryer also add to savings and overall environmental safety of the home.