Spring is often considered the perfect time to buy or sell a house. If you’re in the market to buy or sell, you’ll be very familiar with the features that can add value to a home including renovations, fresh paint and outdoor upgrades. You might not have considered the high level – as in roof-high – value of solar panels.
While having solar panels installed won’t necessarily lead to a higher listing price, it can certainly be a factor to consider for any savvy buyer or investor. Here are three ways a solar system could add to the value of a home.
As technology advances, it’s likely solar systems will continue to become even more cost-effective and battery systems to store solar power will be introduced into more homes. The future of solar power in WA is bright – so it could be worth considering solar panels as a feature when you’re buying or selling a property.
Do you know how much could be saving with solar?
The average Aussie household could save up to $706 a year on electricity with a 2 KW SolarReturn system alone. Think about the future size of your bill, with batteries just around the corner.Calculate your savings
See if you could save with the Synergy Energy Tool
Use our online Energy Tool to compare your energy use with similar houses in your area, see how different appliances can have an impact on your energy costs, find out how much you might save with solar, and more.