Posts tagged: Single-family detached home

Single-Family Solar Power Beats S&P 500 in 46 out of 50 American Cities

By Pierre Bull If I were a newsboy, here’s the headline I’d shout out on the street corner this afternoon: “Single-family solar power beats Standard & Poor’s 500, in most American cities!” In fact, a just-released report finds that for owners of single-family homes, solar power’s likely a better investment than plunking hard-earned cash into […]

Renewable Energy in New Homes

By Robert Dietz A rising number of new homes include renewable energy features, a trend that is apparent in both single-family and multifamily construction. McGraw Hill Construction’s data and analytics team surveyed a set of NAHB single-family and multifamily members in 2013. According to the findings, 12% of single-family builders reported including solar photovoltaic panels […]