Dania Beach, Fla. (October 16, 2023) 

How to Save Money on Utilities: A Categorized Guide for Owners and Renters 

Utility bills are a necessary expense for every household, but they can add up quickly and put a strain on your budget. Whether you own or rent your home, it’s important to find ways to save money on utilities without sacrificing significant comfort or convenience. 

Kelly Dougherty, President of FirstService Energy, shares her insights in Redfin’s guide on energy-efficient practices to help homeowners and community associations reduce utility costs. One such example is phone and internet charges. 

“HOA and community association residents may qualify for discounted rates through partnerships with service providers,” Dougherty adds. “FirstService Residential, a national residential management company, has partnered with service providers to save residents an average of $800/year per household on their cable and internet per year. These savings have added up to around $24 million annually.” 

To learn more ways to increase energy efficiency in your home and community, read the full article from Redfin here

Oct 16, 2023