Home Energy Score assessments are starting to go primetime. They’re simple to perform and a great way to increase your bottom line. The question is, are you ready? As you read this, keep in mind what offering this service might mean for pre-listing inspections, listing inspections and marketing your Unique Selling Proposition (USP).
Home Energy Scores are a rating created by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The simplest way to describe the energy score program is in relation to another Department of Energy/Environmental Protection Agency program that everyone is familiar with. Home Energy Score ratings are just like the Miles Per Gallon (MPG) rating for cars. It is intended to be an easy-to-understand, national standard that will motivate homeowners and buyers to invest in energy efficiency the way the MPG rating motivates buyers to ….