What is the 45L Tax Credit?
The 45L Tax Credit is equal to $2,000 per unit for qualified owner-occupied or rental dwelling units that meet certain energy-savings standards.
Construction or rehabilitation of a unit must be substantially completed after August 8, 2005 and the until sold or leased before the end of 2017. The tax credit is claimed by the developer (known as Eligible Contractor) in the year which the unit is occupied.
About FL Blower Door Testing
As of July 1st, 2017, all new residential homes in Florida must pass a Blower Door test to meet energy code. By adequately sealing homes and meeting the requirements of allowable infiltration rates, you are complying with this code. These tests help identify whether the builder properly sealed the homes, reduce the number of gaps and cracks which can lead to issues with mold, indoor air quality, and energy efficiency.