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Bend Home Energy Score: Does Age Matter?

Recently, the City of Bend adopted a policy requiring a Home Energy Score when listing your home for sale.  This score provides valuable insights into a home’s energy consumption, allowing homeowners to make informed decisions regarding purchase or energy improvements. One common question that arises is whether the age of a home affects its energy … Read more

10 Surprising Things You Don’t Know About Bend’s Home Energy Score

When it comes to assessing the energy consumption of homes, Bend’s required Home Energy Score is a valuable tool that provides homeowners and buyers with important insights. However, there are several lesser-known aspects of Bend’s Home Energy Score program that may surprise you. Bend’s Home Energy Score program offers valuable insights into a home’s energy … Read more

Four Ways a Higher Bend Home Energy Score Can Mean a Healthier Home

Bend is starting its mandatory Home Energy Score policy, which goes into effect on July 1st. The primary goal behind this policy is to support Bend’s climate action plan. While the Home Energy Score encourages energy-saving conversations and home improvements, it’s worth noting that these upgrades can also contribute to a healthier indoor living environment … Read more

Five things to remember if your Bend home gets a low Home Energy Score

As of July 1st, 2023, Bend has implemented a mandatory Home Energy Score (HES) program for homes publicly listed for sale. This program aims to provide potential buyers with information about a home’s energy consumption.  However, the prospect of receiving a low HES score may cause anxiety for Bend residents planning to sell and their … Read more