There are a few online tools and certifications that your listing agent should be aware of. For instance, PV Value® measures the marketable financial worth of a new or existing PV rooftop-solar system on an easy-to-use spreadsheet. Pearl Certification is a third-party, detailed evaluation of the green features of your home–including rooftop solar–that is a useful marketing tool to present to buyers. Additionally, the Pearl Certification includes completion of the Appraisal Institute’s Form 820.05, which puts in writing any energy savers found at your property.”

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