Friday, June 17, 2011

BuildingGreen.com: Appraisals to Include Environmental Features

The Appraisal Institute (AI) www.appraisalinstitute.org will offer a certificate in Valuation of Sustainable Buildings according to an article today in Environmental Building News. Appraisers will include valuation of environmental features, which should add both to the initial value and acknowledge reduced lifecycle operating costs of residential and commercial buildings. This is good news!

http://www.buildinggreen.com/auth/article.cfm/2011/6/17/Valuing-Green-Appraisals-to-Include-Environmental-Features/