Are you a commercial property owner who has been thinking about making sustainable upgrades to your property?
Doing so can reduce its carbon footprint, improve energy, and water efficiency, which all make it more attractive to tenants, not to mention it improves your NABERS rating. NABERS stands for National Australian Built Environment Rating System and according to nabers.gov.au it ‘provides a rating from one to six stars for buildings efficiency across energy, water, waste and indoor environment. This helps building owners to understand their building’s performance versus other similar buildings, providing a benchmark for progress’.
Investing in sustainable upgrades could also improve the value of the property and depending on your situation and location, your new green credentials could make you eligible for other Government incentives.
If you are considering investing in the sustainability of your commercial property, there are cost effective finance solutions available.
Key Benefits of Investing in Sustainability
There are a number of benefits when it comes to investing in the sustainability of your commercial property, including:
- Lower your carbon footprint
- Increase the property’s quality and boost value
- Attract and retain long-term tenants
- Improve your NABERS rating and green credentials
- Take advantage of government incentives
- Save on energy and water costs
Zero Fee Finance for Sustainable Property Upgrades
If you own a commercial property leased or rented to non-related parties (this includes office, industrial, logistics, retail, and other commercial buildings) then this is a finance option for you. With a zero dollar establishment fee and no margin you can borrow up to 20% of your existing commercial property loan*.
If this is something you are interested in and you would like to know more, please speak to your Ledge Finance Executive today.
Eligible Sustainability Upgrades
All the eligible sustainability upgrade options that are eligible will all help to improve your commercial properties NABERS rating and include:
- Energy efficient lighting
- Eco and smart building management systems
- Energy efficient lifts and escalators
- Cladding and insulation upgrades
- Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning upgrades
- Solar panels and battery storage
- Rainwater and water recycling systems
- Fenestration efficiency upgrades
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With no other similar product currently on the market, this is an extremely cost effective and well structured finance option for commercial property owners. Like all loans, this too comes with its limitations. To find out more please contact your Ledge Finance Executive direct, or contact our offices here.
*Limited Application – please speak to your Ledge Finance Executive to find out more.
Please note the information provided here is general in nature and does not constitute financial, tax or other professional advice. You should consider whether the information is appropriate for your needs and seek professional advice prior to making any decisions.
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