Powersaver Loan – Home Loan for Energy Efficient Improvements



Fahe is an expert in collaboration, with over 30 years of experience in bringing affordable housing organizations together to create solutions that work for Appalachia and affect positive change in the region’s affordable housing landscape.  Fahe has used it’s experience and expertise to create a green-sensitive underwriting and product offerings with corresponding Home Buyer Education.  These combine to create PowerSaver, a Green Mortgage Delivery platform.


Energy Performance: A qualified BPI/Resnet rater certifies homes to an optimal HERS rating.

The PowerSaver Mortgage targets the purchase of homes with at least a HERS rating (68).

HomeBuyer Education (HBE): Homebuyers undergo HBE designed to help them maintain and benefit from the energy efficiency features of their homes.

Finance: Fahe provides access to fair and affordable financing targeted to PowerSaver homes.

Appraisals/Valuation: PowerSaver homes are valued by an appraisal methodology that documents/quantifies the value of energy efficiency interventions.