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Is your new development California Friendly?
Groundbreaking partnerships between water agencies, home builders and developers are producing more and more new California Friendly Homes and communities. Financial incentives are available to builders and developers to help showcase the value and beauty of California Friendly Homes.

Click on either one of the qualifying product links to find the right incentives for your needs:

               Single family                        Multi-family

For example, you may be eligible for up to $2,500 per single-family model home for:

Water Efficiency Measure Single-Family Homes Multi-Family Projects
Weather-based Irrigation controllers $200/model
$80 production home
$25/station in common area
Rotating Nozzles with Pressure Regulating Heads $4/nozzle $4/nozzle in common area
California Friendly landscaping
(maximum limits apply)
$0.80/square foot for
model homes
$0.80/square foot in common area
Synthetic turf $0.30/square foot –models
and production homes
$0.30/square foot in common area
High-efficiency toilets (using 1.28 gallons or
less per flush) (maximum 3 toilets per model
$100/toilet in model
$30/toilet in production
$100/toilet in model
$30/toilet in production home
High-efficiency clothes washer
(Water Factor <4.0)
$50/production home
$50/production home

Model homes must include high efficiency toilets, washers, smart controllers, and California Friendly landscaping to receive higher incentives.

Interested in participating?

Contact Carolyn Schaffer at (213) 217-6244.

Complete the Application Form (784 kb .pdf)

Click here to download the California Friendly Home Program brochure