7 tips for selling a home with a solar power system

  • Make sure you have answers ready for buyers about solar panels on any listing. Know what the buying or leasing procedure will be and the savings.
  • Calculate how many watts the solar system puts out times 4 -- and you have the solar panels' value.
  • The Energy Efficient Mortgage program may be more beneficial to homebuyers than a HERO loan.

Home solar power systems have become increasingly popular in the past several years, but selling a home with one can add complications. Homes must be properly marketed to extract the maximum value from these systems upon resale.