Money is always an issue when it comes to buying a house and there has been much debate about the cost of a “green” home. How much is a “green” home worth compared to a less efficient one? How much will it actually save you? According to a study performed by two California college professors, “green” homes sell for about 9% more than their less efficient counterparts. The study accounts for a large number of homes sold in California from 2007-2012 with some sort of green certification label (EnergyStar, LEED, GreenPoint).
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