Receive a 1% interest rate discount or a $100 rebate on a home energy audit with a qualifying purchase through a fixed rate loan over $5,000.(1)
If you've recently purchased—or plan to purchase—eligible energy-efficient products or services for your home, you could qualify for the RBC Energy Saver Loan. This innovative and green financing solution can help you create a more energy-efficient home while saving on your borrowing costs.
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Simply follow these steps to arrange your home energy audit :
Choose a licensed home auditor through the Natural Resources Canada website at www.oee.nrcan.gc.ca . Obtain quotes from a few auditors and choose one that you feel offers the best overall value.
Note: To qualify for the $100 rebate, your audit must be completed sometime within the 90 days prior to being approved for your loan or within 90 days after receiving your loan.
To receive your RBC energy audit rebate:
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After receiving your home energy audit , you may be able to receive additional government rebates and incentives:
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Personal lending products and residential mortgages are offered by Royal Bank of Canada and are subject to its standard lending criteria.
1) Subject to Royal Bank of Canada standard lending criteria. Must be a fixed rate installment loan of at least $5,000. Audit can be done 90 days before loan advance date or 90 days after loan advance date and can be submitted 120 days after loan advance date. Offer begins February 15, 2009 and is available until further notice. Amount of rebate will be the actual invoiced amount of the home energy audit, up to a maximum of $100. Offer may be withdrawn at any time. Cannot be combined with any other offer.
2) Available on residential mortgages, both purchases and re-finances, including the RBC Homeline Plan with a minimum term of three years fixed closed or five–year variable closed. This offer is available until further notice. Offer may be withdrawn at any time. The minimum mortgage amount must be $25,000. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Audit must be completed within 90 days of mortgage advance and submitted within 120 days of mortgage advance for refund. Amount of rebate will be the actual invoiced amount of the home energy audit, up to a maximum amount of $300.
4) The principal and interest portion of any skipped payment will remain outstanding until the end of the term of your loan at which time the skipped payment must be repaid. Interest will continue to accrue upon the total amount of the skipped payment until such time that the skipped payment is repaid in full. You may repay the skipped payment at any time.