Benefits of Going Solar
In addition to reducing or nearly eliminating your monthly electricity bill, you may be eligible for a 26% federal tax credit in 2021. But don’t delay! This is the final year this credit will be available to homeowners. You must install your home solar system by the end of 2021 to qualify. *
According to a study of how solar affects home values, in San Francisco a home with solar sold on average for 4.4 percent more.
That means you’ll likely recoup the cost of your system when you sell your house.
Home buyers are willing to pay a premium for a home with a purchased solar installation.
Why? Because a solar power system helps control electricity costs and provides savings over time. The increases the home’s value.
The average Bay Area household is now paying close to $250 per month on utility costs.
That adds up to nearly $250,000 over 25 years if you factor in inflation. Switching to solar locks in your electricity rate and saves you money.