CaliforniaFIRST is a PACE financing program that provides upfront funding for energy efficiency, renewable energy and water saving improvements for your home. It is a public/private partnership administered by Renew Financial and funded through private capital program participants.

Property owners pay back the funds that were used to finance their home improvement project as a line item on their property tax bill. Simply apply, complete your projects and repay the financed amount on your property taxes over the course of up to 25 years.

CaliforniaFIRST Benefits

This program has a variety of great benefits, including:

  • 100% financing. No out-of-pocket costs

  • Borrow up to 15% of property value

  • Flexible repayment terms: 5-25 years

  • May add value to property

  • Fast in-home approvals

  • And more!

Custom Exteriors: Proud to Offer CaliforniaFIRST

Our team is proud to be an approved CaliforniaFIRST contractor partner. This fantastic PACE program can be used for a range of your home improvement upgrades, including window replacements, energy efficient doors, and home performance upgrades like insulation installation, and tankless water heater installs.

We're happy to answer any questions you have about funding your energy efficient upgrades with CaliforniaFIRST. Get in touch with us today to learn more about eligibility and get started on your project!

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