BIAW Speakers’ Bureau Presentations

Save Money and the World: Ways to Finance Energy

Homebuyers and those refinancing have a great opportunity to add energy improvements to a mortgage loan, but these financing options are seldom offered. Your payment is not only comprised of principal, interest, taxes and insurance, it also includes utilities and maintenance costs.

Attendees will Discover

  • The ins and outs of an Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM)
  • How to qualify and get an EEM
  • How Federal Housing Authority (FHA), Veterans Affairs (VA), and convention loans work
  • The typical areas where energy is lost in a home

Program Length

  • 1.25 hours



Dave Porter, Porterworks, MIRM, CAPS, CGP, CGA, CMP

Porter has been involved in real estate and the mortgage lending business for more than 30 years. He's a nationally recognized speaker, trainer and writer. He holds four designations from the National Association of Home Builders: Master in Residential Marketing (MIRM), Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS), Certified Green Professional (CGP), Certified Graduate Associate (CGA), and Certified New Home Marketing Professional (CMP). He also holds the Realtor GREEN and Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) designations.

Contact Information

Phone: (206) 304-8228
Website: Porter Works

Back to Speakers' Bureau page