Landlords of 1-4 Unit Properties: Get a No-Cost Energy Assessment

Lower your energy and maintenance costs the easy way.

The Sponsors of Mass Save® offer solutions that will improve the energy efficiency of your 1-4 unit rental property and help keep your tenants happy. Enjoy the benefits of lower maintenance needs and reduced energy use. And your tenants will enjoy a more comfortable home with lower energy bills.

If you own and live in an attached 2-4 unit condominium, and join with the other condo owners in your building, you may also be eligible for these solutions.


Your No-Cost Home Energy Assessment

The Home Energy Assessment is an on-site visit to identify energy efficiency opportunities. Performed by a qualified Mass Save Energy Specialist, you’ll get a custom energy report outlining energy efficiency recommendations, next steps, and rebates and incentives.


Available Rebates and Incentives

No-cost energy savings products installed during the assessment may include:

  • ENERGY STAR® LED light bulbs
  • Advanced power strips
  • Low-flow showerheads
  • Faucet aerators
  • Programmable thermostats or discounted  wireless thermostats (installed at a second appointment)

Your assessment will tell you if you qualify for other rebates and incentives:

  • No-cost air sealing of leaks in drafty areas of the property
  • 100% off* recommended insulation improvements for each renter-occupied unit, or if all eligible owner-occupied units in a 2–4 unit building participate**
  • Rebates on heating and cooling equipment and water heaters
  • Enhanced rebates on eligible clothes washer and refrigerator replacements
  • The opportunity to apply for 0 percent financing through the Mass Save HEAT Loan

*Cape Light Compact offers a separate program for renters of 1-4 unit homes; please click here and go to “Energy Services Available for Your Existing Home or Rental Property – Renters/Landlords 1-4 Units.”

**unit must have a residential heating meter.

Choose How You Want to Participate

Option 1: Lead Vendor + Independent Installation Contractor (IIC) Option 2: Home Performance Contractor* (HPC)
Your no-cost home energy assessment is completed by an Energy Specialist from one of our Lead Vendors – CLEAResult or RISE. Insulation and air sealing work is then completed by a participating Independent Installation Contractor (IIC). Your no-cost home energy assessment is completed by a participating Home Performance Contractor (HPC). The same contractor also does the insulation and air sealing work.
Your Next Steps:
  1. Call 1-866-527-SAVE (7283) to schedule your assessment.
  2. Afterwards, the Energy Specialist will be able to coordinate insulation and air sealing services with an Independent Installation Contractor (IIC), or you can select your own IIC by using our Find a Contractor tool.
Your Next Step:
  1. Schedule an assessment with a participating Home Performance Contractor of your choice. Use our Find a Contractor tool.
  *HPCs may also be able to offer other energy efficiency services such as HVAC equipment installation, solar, and windows (negotiated directly between the customer and the HPC).

Quality Assurance Inspections

After work is completed, the program conducts quality assurance inspections for Home Energy Assessments, weatherization work (air sealing and insulation), HEAT Loans, and rebated heating systems. Quality assurance inspections are performed by one of the following trusted vendors:

  • Abode Energy Management
  • Center for EcoTechnology (CET)
  • CLEAResult
  • CMC Energy Services, Inc.
  • RISE Engineering

Other Mass Save Opportunities

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