Earth Advantage Accreditation

Earth Advantage accredited professionals have met a set stringent requirements that involve completing designated course work and passing an exam. When you choose an Earth Advantage accredited professional for real estate transactions or home construction, you can rest assured that person has a detailed understanding of sustainability and energy efficiency. They can help you to make informed decisions about ADU construction, new home constuction, or home renovations. They can appropriately assess the inherent value of green home assets and explain their relevance in creating a better home. 

Accredited Professionals

Earth Advantage Brokers

Earth Advantage Brokers

Real estate professionals who have completed and passed our Earth Advantage Broker training and possess in-depth knowledge on the features and benefits of green/energy efficient home opportunities in their market. 
Sustainable Homes Professional

Sustainable Homes Professional

SHPs have successfully completed this six-month long course, and become experts in the latest in sustainable homebuilding.
Accredited Green Appraisers

Accredited Green Appraisers

AGAs appraisal professionals are trained in valuing the unique aspects of green and high performance homes.

ADU Specialists

ADU Specialists

Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Specialists are highly trained in this emerging development trend. 
Zero Energy Professionals

Zero Energy Professionals

Professionals who have gained the knowledge to build zero energy homes—homes that produce as much energy as they use.
OR Home Energy Assessors

OR Home Energy Assessors

Find an Oregon Home Energy Score assessor for energy assessments outside of Portland.
PDX Home Energy Assessors

PDX Home Energy Assessors

Find City of Portland, Home Energy Score program assessors, certified to conduct home energy assessments.
Green Building Trainees

Green Building Trainees

Building industry pre-apprentices, contractors and students who have completed our trainings in tandem with our workforce development partners across Oregon.

Looking for more information on our single-family home certification?
Visit our new homebuyer website.