Energy-efficient housing worth up to 17% more

Published On: July 4th, 2022|1 min read|
Solar panels on the roof of an Australian home

According to Domain’s recent ‘Sustainability in Property‘ report, houses across Australia are seeing a potential 17.1% increase in value when energy-efficient measures are installed.

In addition, homes with solar panels, rainwater tanks and extensive insulation are not only being sold for a price premium, but are also selling quicker and are generating more buyer demand than houses without energy-efficient features.

The price premium of energy-efficient homes compared to non-energy-efficient homes.
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Not only is this fantastic news for the 3 million homes that currently have rooftop solar installed, but it is encouraging for the increasing number of homes with battery storage.

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