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Cities Where Green Homes Sell at a the Highest Premium

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5. New Orleans, LA
> Green home premium: +131.2%
> Avg. sale price of green homes: $507,500
> Avg. sale price of all homes: $219,500
> Avg. hours of full sun per day: 5 hours, 8 minutes

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4. Austin, TX
> Green home premium: +135.3%
> Avg. sale price of green homes: $2,000,000
> Avg. sale price of all homes: $850,000
> Avg. hours of full sun per day: 4 hours, 55 minutes

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3. Birmingham, AL
> Green home premium: +143.9%
> Avg. sale price of green homes: $450,000
> Avg. sale price of all homes: $184,500
> Avg. hours of full sun per day: 4 hours, 38 minutes

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2. Knoxville, TN
> Green home premium: +149.2%
> Avg. sale price of green homes: $461,000
> Avg. sale price of all homes: $185,000
> Avg. hours of full sun per day: 4 hours, 22 minutes

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1. St. Petersburg, FL
> Green home premium: +159.1%
> Avg. sale price of green homes: $734,502
> Avg. sale price of all homes: $283,450
> Avg. hours of full sun per day: 5 hours, 10 minutes

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