GreenPoint Rated homes now on the Green Building Registry
Earth Advantage®, Inc. and Build It Green announce a partnership to deliver green and energy efficient home data through the Green Building Registry® (GBR).
Since 2017, GBR has provided green home data to the public and real estate multiple listing services. The SaaS (Software as a Service) platform provides verified data directly from sources such as the U.S. Department of Energy's Home Energy Score program, LEED® for Homes, National Green Building Standard (NGBS) Green Certified program, HERS® Index Scores, and other third-party verification programs.
recognized on the Green Building Registry.
"As our society grapples with the intersecting crises of climate change, housing affordability and public health, access to trustworthy, science-based information about home performance has become more critical than ever."-Jeremy Madsen, Build It Green
GBR is a single-source solution for the public and real estate industry to facilitate the auto-population of verified green data into listings throughout the United States. GBR was built and is maintained by the 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Earth Advantage, Inc. Earth Advantage's mission is to accelerate the adoption of high-performance and sustainable, residential building practices. We focus on three key pathways for success: promoting green home standards, linking green home data to the real estate market, and providing professional and workforce training. Visit: the GBR website, us.greenbuildingregistry.com, to learn more. For more information on Earth Advantage visit: earthadvantage.org
About GreenPoint Rated
Recognized as an independent mark of quality for healthy, green homes, the GreenPoint Rated label verifies that a home was built or remodeled according to proven environmental standards. GreenPoint Rated benefits home sellers and buyers by removing the guesswork from valuing a home's green and energy-saving features. GreenPoint Rated rewards building professionals by allowing them to brand their products with a recognizable, trustworthy seal of approval. To date, there are over 80,000 GreenPoint Rated homes and over 100 active, independent GreenPoint Raters. GreenPoint Rated is administered by the 501(c)(3) nonprofit Build It Green.