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Fact Sheet: Comparing GreenPoint Rated, LEED, and CALGreen


March | 2013

Comparing GreenPoint Rated, CALGreen & LEED for Home

Builders and developers: Download our new fact sheets for a side-by-side comparison of of the major residential green building rating systems and standards -- GreenPoint Rated Version 6, LEED for Homes Version 4, and CALGreen tiers 1 and 2.

Our fact sheets can help you determine how to meet a local government’s green building ordinance, or make a more informed decision about which standard will help you achieve your goals.

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Meet Building Codes With Our Green Product Directory

A new "search by measure" feature makes our Green Product Directory even handier for builders. Find green building products that can help your homes meet California's new building codes. Just select your standard (CALGreen 2013 Energy Code, etc.) and measure (carpeting, flooring, composite wood products. etc.) to bring up a list of best-in-class products.

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Get Started With GreenPoint Rated 6.0

GreenPoint Rated Version 6.0 is here -- are you up to speed? Our updated rating system represents the leading edge in green building certification and can help you differentiate your homes from your competition.

Version 6.0 incorporates CALGreen and the 2013 building code, and contains fewer prerequisites than previous versions. Download the new checklist and preview the New Home Manual.

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Got 2 Minutes for a Quick Survey?

Please take two minutes to help Build It Green understand how you utilize GreenPoint Rated marketing and certification materials for your new home buyers. Your feedback will help us better support your marketing and customer care efforts to keep your homeowners happy. Thank you!

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Download Free GreenPoint Rated Signage

Are you taking advantage of our signs, flyers, and brochures to market the benefits of a GreenPoint Rated new home to your customers?

We just made it even easier to download a free pdf of our Open House Green Features sign and related flyer. Explore our marketing collateral on our website.

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Driving Demand for Your Green Homes

In late 2013, the GreenPoint Rate team wrapped up an enormously successful two-month online marketing and advertising campaign. We reached more than 6 million prospective homebuyers across California.


Our Campaign educated them about the benefits of green homes and the GreenPoint Rated brand, and drove traffic to the websites of
participating builders. We're working hard to support you, the production builders who have committed to GreenPoint Rated!

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Source: Build It Green  

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