UPDATES ON THE CITY OF PORTLAND HOME ENERGY SCORE

FAQ'S

 

Can real estate professionals auto-populate the Home Energy Score to an existing listing on RMLS?

Answer: Yes! RMLS has provided steps for auto-populating Home Energy Score information not only into a new listing but also into an existing listing.


Explanation:  A tutorial video developed by Earth Advantage and RMLS has step-by-step instructions on auto-populating Home Energy Score information. This tutorial video is now available with additional information for existing listings (starts at 2:43 mark). Or, you can just follow these steps for including Home Energy Score information into an existing listing:


In the main menu, go to "Back Office"

Select "Listing Load"

Locate the listing you wish to edit

Click the "Misc" button in that property listing

Click the "Green/Energy" tab in the Listing Information

column on left side of page

In the Green/Energy Supplement Form,

click “include” in upper right hand corner

Click the “Load From Green Building Registry” button

You will receive a warning that it will overwrite

previous data; click "OK"

The Home Energy Score will autofill into Type 1 with the score,

the date and a link to the Report PDF

Click "Save" to finish updating the listing


TUTORIAL VIDEO