|Typical monthly increase in mortgage for an Energy Star®labeled home with $2,000 worth of energy efficiency improvements.||$15.00|
|Average monthly savings on energy bills for families living in an Energy Star® labeled home.||$35.00|
|Money in your pocket each month.||$20.00|
|Estimated TOTAL saved in one year.||$240.00|
|Savings over the life of a 30 year mortgage||$7,200.00|
- The national average savings on energy bills for families living in Energy Star® labeled homes averages $35 a month, or $420 per year. This can equate to $7,200.00 for a standard 30 year mortgage.
- Energy Star® labeled homes are more durable. This translates into reduced maintenance costs since tight construction and energy efficient windows reduce moisture and sun damage.
- Energy Star® labeled homes have a higher resale value and market appeal as well!