Energy Efficiency

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The climate is changing and we need to change too. How we respond to the issue of climate change now will determine the shape of our future - our economy, environment, and communities.

An energy efficient home is dryer, cleaner and warmer. Through taking some simple and inexpensive measures property investors can make a significant contribution to reducing climate changing emissions from fossil fuels, while saving money and improving the health and comfort of our properties for tenants.

Replacement appliances or new energy saving devices, such as solar heating, can be depreciated and maintenance, servicing and repairs are eligible to be claimed as tax deductions so improving the energy efficiency of your investment property need not leave you completely out of pocket.

Here are some useful energy efficiency tips for landlords and tenants.