The CMHC Green Home offers a premium refund of up to 25% to borrowers who either buy, build or renovate for energy efficiency using CMHC-insured financing. If you purchase an existing home and make energy-efficient improvements you may be eligible for a CMHC Green Home premium refund.
More information is available online as well as the Green Home application form.
The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) is Canada’s national housing agency, a Crown corporation governed by a Board and responsible to Parliament through a Minister. The website provides many useful information around buying, rental housing, finance and investing more.