With a better idea of when they could be penalized for lending to unqualified applicants, banks should ease credit requirements.
New York-based study evaluates benefits of thermal insulation and cool roofing in northern climates.
Foreclosed properties will go to the Land Bank, which will determine the best use for the community.
The price of the technology will continue to drop.
Building energy codes previously relied on performance and prescriptive measures to demonstrate compliance.
Colorado city approves ordinance to minimize litigation.
Public-private partnership will save at least $60 million in energy production over 20-year deal.
Program helping builders navigate code requirements and green certification programs.
Cash sales have seen annual declines for nearly two years.
Buildings adhering to the standard will better withstand damage and protect occupants.