RESBlog - RESNET Notes – November 2010

Final Reminder – November 26, 2010 is the Deadline for Applying for the 2011 RESNET Rating Industry Leadership Awards

November 23rd, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Energy Auditor Information, RESNET News, RESNET Notes - November 2010

Do you know of a rating company or organization that has done an extraordinary job in the rating industry? This is an opportunity for you to nominate them for national recognition. To recognize leadership in the rating industry, RESNET has established the Rating Industry Achievement Awards. There are three categories in which you can nominate

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Join the Elite of the Building Energy Performance Industry – Become a 2011 RESNET Conference Supporter

November 23rd, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Conference, RESNET Notes - November 2010

RESNET invites companies and organizations to support the 2011 RESNET Building Performance Conference. As you know, the RESNET Conference is the only venue of its kind attracting key leaders in the home energy rating industry, building performance experts and residential energy efficiency financing professionals from across the nation. The 2011 RESNET Conference will be in

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Demand for Exhibiting at the 2011 RESNET Conference Growing – Reserve Your Space Now

November 23rd, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Conference, RESNET Notes - November 2010

Exhibiting at the 2011 RESNET Conference presents a unique opportunity for companies and organizations to reach the leaders of the building performance industry. The exhibit area is over half filled. Reserve your space now. To reserve your space, complete the online exhibitor registration at https://archive.resnet.us/conference/registration/default.aspx?ConferenceID=3&RegistrationTypeID=2

2011 RESNET Conference Hotel Room Reservations are Beginning to Fill – Make Your Room Reservations Today

November 23rd, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Conference, RESNET Notes - November 2010

The 2011 RESNET Building Performance Conference will take place at the Hilton Disney Hotel in sunny Lake Buena Vista area of Orlando, Florida. The Hilton in the WALT DISNEY WORLD Resort offers Disney’s EXTRA MAGIC HOURS and is located directly across from Downtown Disney in Lake Buena Vista, FL. Hotel guests will enjoy exceptional facilities

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January 28, 2011 is Deadline for the 2011 RESNET Building Performance Conference “Early Bird” Registration Discount

November 23rd, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Conference, RESNET Notes - November 2010

The 2011 RESNET Building Performance Conference will take place in Orlando, Florida from February 28 to March 1, 2011. Registration for the conference is now open. Make plans now to attend this not to be missed event. To register for the conference, click on: http://archive.resnet.us/conference/2011/registration.htm

U.S. Department of Energy Launches EnergySmart Home Scale Online Tool Kit

November 23rd, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Rater Information, RESNET Notes - November 2010, Technical

In order for consumers to invest in high energy performance homes, they need to easily understand the benefits of such homes.  The U.S. Department of Energy has launched a new online tool that should make this task easier.  The EnergySmart Home ScaleSM online tool is an interactive feature on the Builders Challenge website that enables

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Appraisal Institute’s Green Multiple Listing Service Tool Kit

November 23rd, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Energy Efficiency, Hot Topics, RESNET Notes - November 2010

In order for high energy performance homes to be mainstream in the nation’s housing market, it is essential that appraisers value the energy efficiency in the home’s appraisal.  In the past this has been a difficult task because the difficulty that appraisers had finding comparables to assign a market value to the high performing home. 

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