PACE Financing

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9 Facts About Qualifying for PACE Program

October 11, 2017

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing helps homeowners afford many home improvements. Administered at a local level, PACE programs cover many renewable energy and water-saving features as well as efficiency upgrades and storm protection improvements in areas where PACE has been approved.

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Complete List of PACE-Eligible Improvements

October 11, 2017

Property assessed clean energy, better known by its acronym PACE, is a financing innovation that has revolutionized the way property owners upgrade their homes and businesses.

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What is PACE Financing? The Basics You Need to Know

October 2, 2017

The U.S. Department of Energy describes property assessed clean energy (PACE) financing as “an innovative mechanism for financing energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements on private property.” In other words, PACE programs help private property owners finance improvements that will increase their property’s energy efficiency and eco-friendliness.

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PACE Financing: A Noble Endeavor

August 9, 2017

Imagine a financing option devoid of stress, free of worry, and available to everyone. Envision a flawless customer experience, where approval is not based on cumbersome traditional financing, but instead on your payment history and the equity in your home. With the simplicity of twice annual payments included in your tax bill, that opportunity is here—available to you today through PACE financing.

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What Realtors Need to Know About PACE Financing

April 27, 2017

Property assessed clean energy financing, more commonly known as PACE financing, is a consumer-friendly option offering set terms and low fixed payments. With no down payment required, PACE enables homeowners to pay for their energy efficiency, renewable energy, water conservation and storm preparedness upgrades over time as part of their annual property taxes.

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The Beginner's Guide to Getting Started with PACE Financing

March 1, 2017

Property Assessed Clean Energy, better known by the acronym PACE, is a financing mechanism allowing homeowners to fund improvements that will increase the efficiency and eco-friendliness of their property. PACE programs are straightforward, but the financing is a little different than standard home improvement loans from a bank. Given the high-interest rates, expensive closing costs, and other drawbacks of bank loans, the PACE alternative is worth a look.

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PACE Industry Continues to Produce Positive Outcomes

February 21, 2017

BY MIKE LEMYRE, YGRENE'S SENIOR VP OF MARKET DEVELOPMENT & GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

There’s no question that PACE (property assessed clean energy) financing is taking off across the nation. We have begun 2017 with a significantly larger PACE industry—many new capital providers, administrators and servicing firms have entered the market. Overall industry origination has nearly tripled, with all signs pointing to a bigger and stronger PACE industry that promises to have a greater impact on communities across the country.