GreenPoint Rated Updates & Manuals

GreenPoint Rated New Home v8.0 Summary of Changes

New Home v8.0 was updated to provide reach goals above the latest 2019 California Building Code and includes an expanded national framework. Review a summary of the revisions, updates, and methodology that has been first implemented on Jan. 1, 2020.

GreenPoint Rated Rating Manuals

GreenPoint Rated’s Rating Manuals describe each measure within a system, and define how to achieve the measure and all requirements for verification. All New Home and Existing Home Rating Manuals can be purchased in pdf format for $75 each. Use the order form below or call Build It Green at (510) 590-3360.

GreenPoint Rated Checklists

New Home Single Family and Multifamily Checklists

Order a New Home Single Family Checklist or New Home Multifamily Checklist to estimate your GreenPoint Rated score before working with a Rater for certification. Checklists may be printed and used as official GreenPoint Rated documents for potential permitting and funding purposes. Available checklists include Version 6.1, Version 7, and Version 8.

Existing Home Multifamily Checklist

Use this checklist to estimate your GreenPoint Rated score before working with a Rater for certification on your multifamily residence remodel or upgrade project.

Existing Home Single Family Checklist

Use this checklist to estimate your GreenPoint Rated score before working with a Rater for certification on your single family remodel or upgrade project.

Setting Expectations

Builder Handbook: Guide to Achieving a GreenPoint Rating

Familiarize yourself with the GreenPoint Rated system and certification process.

GreenPoint Rated Certificate Sample

Take a look at the GreenPoint Rated Certificate and Letters of Authentication.

Comparison of Residential Green Building Rating Systems and 2019 CALGreen Code

A comparison of California green building code (CALGreen 2019) and above code frameworks, GreenPoint Rated Version 8.2 and LEED for Homes Version 4.1.

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