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Get an energy efficient mortgage or EEM

Posted by John Benson on Oct 26, 2016 3:12:59 PM

 

Did you know that there actually are mortgages that take in consideration your home's energy efficiency?  These mortgages date back all the way in the 80's but have not been widely used due to the lack the ability to properly measure that energy efficiency of a home. However, things are now different. With the widely used HERS rating system (Home Energy Rating System) that allows us to get a specific score for evey home anywhere in the country, the popularity of these EEM mortgages are rising.



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Topics: Financing