Green Mortgage for New Low Carbon Future Living

The VALUER research project is a ground-breaking scheme that will see the first mortgages and additional borrowing offered in the UK that recognise home energy efficiency in their affordability calculations. The ‘VALUER Project’ is a collection of industry partners led by Monmouthshire Building Society, The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Rightmove and zero carbon homebuilder and sustainable energy service provider Sero.

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How much would you pay for a more carbon efficient home?

Andy Sutton argues that society needs to start placing value on decarbonisation. The Welsh Government Advisory Group’s recent Better Homes. Better Wales. Better World report served as a timely reminder of the pressing need for improving the energy credentials of homes to become the norm.

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