The sun is a vital source of energy that is not burning out anytime soon, and Stellar Homes Group (SHG) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, plans on utilizing it. For all new construction moving forward, SHG will include photovoltaic solar panels from Solar-Ray, Inc. Stellar Homes Group will provide photovoltaic solar panels in new construction. The first round of properties to rely on solar energy to offset energy costs is in Cavalia Estates located in Davie, Valero at Sailboat Bend in Fort Lauderdale and the Boca Villas in Boca Raton. The waterfront units in Valero at Sailboat Bend do not come standard with solar panels, but are solar panel-ready should the homebuyer want to add the panels to the home. "We are marketing to forward-thinking buyers, and the reason being is, this day in age the buyers, at least in South florida, are forward thinking people," said Tony Valle, vice president of Stellar Homes Group. The value of the solar panels range from $9,160 to $16,128. T...
- Stellar Homes Group will work with Solar-Ray, Inc. to install photo voltaic solar systems in new homes.
- Homebuyers can take advantage of the 30 percent tax credit when filing taxes the following year, or roll the credit over to the next year if no taxes are owed.
- The solar systems can save homeowners upwards of $400 each month in energy savings.