Homes are getting greener!
A promising trend in home construction is the rising number of certified green and energy efficient homes.Surveys indicate that energy-efficient features top homebuyer wish lists. While newly built homes increasingly include such elements, there remains significant market potential for the remodeling sector to improve the existing housing stock.
The survey found that 62 percent of single-family builders and 54 percent of multifamily developers were completing at least 15 percent of their projects as green (meaning achieving the requirements specified by a recognized green building standard or equivalent). And the study also found that 19 percent of single-family builders built more than 90 percent of their homes as green.
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