Green Mortgages Babylon NY

Financing has often been the missing piece in green home sales. Nationally, Fannie Mae offers an energy-efficient mortgage, which allows a lender to use the estimated monthly utility savings to increase an applicant's buying power and qualify them for a higher-priced home in Babylon.

Local Companies

Jeffrey Lewis, CFP, ChFC
7 White Deer Court
Huntington, NY
Mr. Monroe M. Diefendorf (RFC®), CFP, CHFC, CLU
516 759 3900
152 Forest Ave.
Locust Valley, NY
Mr. Albert F. Coletti (RFC®), CHFC, CLU
631 979 6161 x102
P.O. Box 728
Smithtown, NY
Wittney Mortgage & Capital Corporation
(516)798-3500
20 Broadway
MASSAPEQUA, NY
Artique USA Inc
(516)681-8000
393 South Broadway
HICKSVILLE, NY
Bank of America - West Islip
800.432.1000
540 Montauk Highway
West Islip, NY
Mr. Michael H. Fliegelman (RFC®), CHFC, CLU
631 806 3568
5 Harborfields Ct
Greenlawn, NY
Mr. Michael J. Goldsmith (RFC®), LUTCF
516 541 0111
549 Broadway Street Suite 201
Massapequa, NY
Mr. Richard A. Fallica (RFC®), CEP
631 979 6161
P.O. Box 728
Smithtown, NY
Bridgeview Mortgage Corporation
(516)328-6300
1200 Hempstead Turnpike
FRANKLIN SQUARE, NY
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Comfort Zone: Creating a Middle Ground for Green Building and Great Profits


By Alison Rice


Financing has often been the missing piece in green home sales. But attitudes are changing, especially at Fannie Mae. "We want to encourage lenders and builders to be more resource efficient and give the consumer benefits based on the fact that they're spending less on utilities," says Jim Taylor, director of product development in Fannie Mae's housing impact division. "They're a better credit risk to us because they're not spending that money on utilities."


Nationally, Fannie Mae offers an energy-efficient mortgage, which allows a lender to use the estimated monthly utility savings to increase an applicant's buying power and qualify them for a higher-priced home.


Taylor estimates that the lender did quite well in its first mortgage energy business. He expects the specific numbers to jump higher as Fannie Mae conducts more marketing and product development.


Some buyers may have a second option: Fannie Mae's home performance power product, which boosts an applicant's monthly income by the home's monthly energy savings. Lower utility cost is just one requirement of this mortgage, which is available only in specific markets. In Albuquerque, N.M., for example, a home must demonstrate energy efficiency and be located within 5 miles of downtown.

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