Columnists: Chrissa Pagitsas

Chrissa Pagitsas is director of Fannie Mae’s Multifamily Green Initiative. For more information on the Green Financing Loans offered by Fannie Mae and the ENERGY STAR Score for Multifamily, see

Property Owners Reduce Financial Risk, Raise Property Value with Energy Upgrades

Did you know that the least energy efficient multifamily property may spend $165,000 more annually than the most energy efficient? When a property uses more energy and water, it means lower net operating income for owners and higher housing costs for tenants. How much energy is your property using in comparison to comparable properties? Up   …Continue Reading