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Solar Boosts Home Values But Selling Can Be a Trial

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  1. PACE is not government-funded. It is funded with private capital.

  2. Robert Freedman

    Thanks for your comment. You’re right. In some municipalities a public agency provides financing directly but in most programs private lenders participate. But in all cases, the state government has to care a special development district and issue municipal bonds to pay for improvements in the district.

  3. Lloyd T Petersen

    The federal 30% Solar ITC (investment tax credit) is available to homeowners as a credit against ordinary income tax liability. Typically applied in it’s entirety to the tax year of the installation year, unless the credit amount exceeds the tax liability, then any remaining tax credit would apply toward future tax year’s liability until used. It’s not necessarily an annual credit, just for clarification.