Investment bonus for barrier reduction – application possible again!

We are pleased to inform you that KfW is once again providing investment grants for barrier-free building and living. We are pleased to summarise the most important facts for you below.   Who can apply? The subsidy is aimed at natural persons who are owners or first-time buyers of detached and semi-detached houses (max. 2 […]

Application KfW – heating subsidy

We are pleased to inform you that since 27 February 2024, private individuals who are owners of existing, owner-occupied single-family homes can now also submit applications for heating refurbishment.   In order to apply, it is important that you can present trade contracts that include the expected implementation date of your refurbishment. If the installation […]

Application for refurbishment roadmap possible again!

Instead of simply renovating without further ado, it is often advisable to draw up a careful plan. For long-lasting living comfort and low energy costs, it is advisable to make an appointment for an “Energy Consultancy for Residential Buildings (EBW)” as a first step. The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Protection (BMWK) will […]

Important information regarding subsidies for refurbishment measures in 2024

Additional information to the article from 21.12.2023   What information is available on applying for funding for residential buildings? The revised funding guideline “Federal funding for efficient buildings – individual measures” was published in the Federal Gazette on 29 December 2023.   When can funding applications for a heating system replacement be submitted again? The […]

Building Energy Act 2024

Summary: What’s new? As part of the new Building Energy Act, which comes into force in 2024, adjustments will also be made to the funding landscape. A new BEG guideline is currently being drawn up, the main aim of which is to make it easier to replace heating systems. Please note that this information is […]

The 65% EE obligation will apply from January 1, 2024!

Are there any exceptions or transitional arrangements? From January 1, 2024, the obligation to use 65% renewable energy (RE obligation) will come into force for new buildings in new development areas, provided that the building application is submitted after January 1, 2024. For new buildings outside of new development areas and existing buildings, the 65% […]

Will energy consulting be mandatory in 2024?

From January 1, 2024, a mandatory energy consultation will be required if you intend to install a heating system that uses liquid or gaseous fuels. This advice can be provided by qualified energy efficiency experts. The obligation to seek advice even applies if you have to temporarily install a gas or oil heating system as […]

Can gas heating systems be installed from 01.01.2024?

Boilers may only be operated with fossil fuels until December 31, 2044. After this date, heating with fossil natural gas is no longer permitted. Gas boilers are therefore only possible after December 31, 2044 if they are operated 100 percent with “green gases”.If a gas heating system is installed from 2024 onwards, the operator must […]