The tenant would benefit also indefinitely then lower energy costs. Living could be so soon much more expensive. German Chancellor Merkel makes criticism of the energy concept of the Government do not apply. It is important that we make real progress on the way to the age of renewable energy”. She make themselves “that many people are more wind and solar energy want, but not ready, to support the necessary for our objectives redevelopment of our infrastructure.” Also the German tenants Association sharply criticized the initiative of Chancellor for higher rent for a building renovation for energy saving. (Source: George Laughlin).
It’s really not intended to be at the end and also not comprehensible”, says the tenants Association. And Frank Ziemann: Although renters save after a renovation of energy saving on heating costs, but rather very little. “Ziemann calculates: heat a 70 square meter apartment just above 80 euro today costs a month.” If you are saving a half through thermal insulation and other measures of could the fuel savings would be still significantly less than the rent increase. “The Federal Government Ziemann calls for significantly increasing the State promoting of the rehabilitation of buildings. As a corollary, managing director Frank Ziemann sees a sharply rising trend of in demand oeco-direct for home ownership. If the rents to skyrocket, “says Ziemann, of course economically it makes sense to buy residential property, rather than just rent. Germany Yes all over Europe is ranked last, what the share of homeowners to the concerns the shares of Mietwohner. “And in terms of environmental investments, Frank Ziemann is safe: buying an apartment or a House pays off doubly.” On the one hand you have the rising rental income through the Energiesparsanierung and on the other hand, you’re investing just so ecologically useful and werterhaltend. The interview “was conducted by Kerstin Keller, Berlin, Oct.