Studies on the Value of Green Building
Clean Energy Program Policy Brief (pdf)
This paper reports the first evidence on the market adoption and economic implications of energy performance certificates implemented by the European Union.
This policy brief discusses the findings and methodologies from recent studies on the topic of labels, certifications and rating systems for energy efficiency performance, and suggests recommendations for future research.
Efficient Investments in Singapore (pdf)
An analysis of 37,000 transactions in the Singapore housing market to estimate the economic impact of the Green Mark program on Singapore's residential sector.
Certified Homes Command Premium (pdf)
A study on new homes in the Portland metropolitan area finds new certified homes command an 18% price premium in 2009-2010.
Built Green Analysis Report (pdf)
A study performed by Build Green to aid in the understanding of environmental certifications' effects on the values and consumer preferences for residential housing units
2009-2010 Atlanta Green Home Sales (pdf)
This study of home sales in Atlanta shows a better sales price/list price ratio and a quicker sale period for green certified homes when compared with conventional homes.