bigstock-Frog-and-light-bulb-14437601Rising energy costs may have the potential to change the property market, as buyers focus more on the running costs  and energy efficiency of a home. Now  an Australian iphone app is available that can rate the energy efficiency of a house in minutes, then store the information to compare multiple homes.

Called eco easy home, the app allows buyers, sellers, renovators or tenants to quickly assess a homes individual energy efficiency features -  and see how they can be improved.

The app does not require the user to have any knowledge of energy efficiency. By answering simple questions about the  home the app will calculate its efficiency. For more information visit: