70% of new build owners and renters value sustainable building features.

  • As COP26 continues, research by HomeViews has found nearly 70% of new build owners or renters value sustainable building features.
  • Recycling services, energy saving measures and renewable energy features were most valued by renters and owners alike.
  • New build owners or renters were less bothered by smart features and sustainable construction techniques.
  • The Future Homes Standard is set to come into effect in 2025, to ensure new homes produce 75% to 80% less carbon emissions than at present.

Source: Dataloft and Homeview 2021