Add Value to Your Homes With GreenPoint Rated

GreenPoint Rated is the most trusted independent green home certification program in California, providing proof that a home is healthy, comfortable, durable, and resource efficient. More than 31,000 homes have been rated through the program, administered by Build It Green.

For contractors and builders, the GreenPoint Rated label adds value to the services you provide your customers. Add green building expertise to all your business offerings and give homeowners the assurance that their homes are healthier, and both energy and resource efficient.

The GreenPoint Rated label is the mark of quality for green home construction. It is a recognizable, independent seal of approval that verifies a home has been built or remodeled according to proven green standards. Studies show that green labels like GreenPoint Rated can improve property values up to 10% at time of sale.

Raters and builders: If you need a document or resource that isn’t currently listed on the website, please email us at [email protected] or call 510-590-3360, Ext. 604. To log in directly to the GreenPoint Rated Tracking System, visit

To make sure that every GreenPoint Rated home is healthy and efficient from the inside out, points for green home improvements are awarded across five different categories:

ENERGY EFFICIENCY: lighting · insulation · heating and cooling

RESOURCE CONSERVATION: recycled materials · durable buildings

INDOOR AIR QUALITY: healthier materials · optimal ventilation

WATER CONSERVATION: high efficiency toilets · drought resistant landscapes

COMMUNITY: walkable neighborhoods · bicycle parking

Alex Coba

Communications Associate

As a proud California native from Stockton, Alex brings a wealth of experience and a versatile skill set. He has a solid communication background with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Public Relations from California State University, Chico. Alex is adept at strategic communications and media relations, with experience gathering and sharing stories from his local communities that uplift the unique spirit and values of those places. He is excited to join Build It Green, where he can apply his talents to further BIG’s mission to help communities across California thrive.