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Sustainable Real Estate Solutions Names Utah C-PACE Program Director
October 17, 2018
Sustainable Real Estate Solutions, the nation’s leading provider of C-PACE program administration support services, today announced the appointment of Theddi W. Chappell, CRE, MAI, FRICS, AAPI, LEED AP as program director for Utah C-PACE.
New Retrofit Tool Helps Create Energy-efficient Restored Historic Buildings
September 4, 2018
In the spring of 2017, property investors purchased a historic three-story building in downtown Florence, Colorado. The McCandless Building was home to a shoe and clothing company, a hotel, offices, and a public hall. Years of neglect had taken their toll, however, and the building stood mostly empty. The new owners intend to overhaul the 23,000-square-foot structure.
Got Commercial Real Estate Clients? Don’t Miss this Emerging Opportunity
July 23, 2018
One of the many advantages of working for a credit union is that you're free to make business decisions that benefit your members. If those members include commercial and industrial property owners, financing their C-PACE projects could strengthen your relationship and benefit your institution.
Montrose County Completes First Colorado C-PACE Project
May 31, 2018
A new renewable energy project has been funded through the Colorado C-PACE program, and it’s the first for Montrose County. Swiss-O-Matic will use C-PACE financing to install a solar photovoltaic system on the roof of its 15,504-square-foot facility.
Transportation Museum Taps Colorado C-PACE Program to Save on Energy Costs
May 21, 2018
The first project for a nonprofit organization has been funded through Colorado's C-PACE program. The Forney Museum of Transportation will use C-PACE financing to install energy efficient lighting at its 146,000-square-foot facility in Denver.
Toward More Energy-Efficient Buildings
May 3, 2018
No standards currently guide the conduct of building energy performance assessments, and groups that take on this task differ in their approaches. A recently formed task force in the ASTM International committee on environmental assessment, risk management, and corrective action is beginning to change that.
Utah Launches New Statewide C-PACE District
May 1, 2018
The Governor’s Office of Energy Development today launched Utah C-PACE District with Provo as its first city to opt-in to the commercial building energy financing program.
Utah Relaunches Statewide Commercial PACE Program, Chooses Sustainable Real Estate Solutions as Program Administrator
April 23, 2018
Brian McCarter, chief executive officer of Sustainable Real Estate Solutions, announced today that the company will serve as program administrator for Utah’s updated C-PACE program.
Building Green Can Make Dollars and Sense
February 1, 2018
Lenders, increasingly reluctant to take on new-construction risk, are raising their rates and fees, and getting more stringent with their underwriting requirements. That includes requiring more owner equity in the capital stack. While this challenge is all too familiar to mortgage brokers, a relatively new financing tool called Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy may help solve it.