Green Homes Program

For green home purchases or renovations

The program is a complete offer1 that rewards the purchase of a new construction or green renovations.

Our lowest mortgage rates

With the Green Homes Program, you'll get the best mortgage rates and many other advantages at a great interest rate.

You'll get

  • up to $2,000 cashback to build a green home and $500 for green renovation projects
  • a 10% rebate on your property insurance2
  • a monthly plan free for 1 year
  • free Home Assistance when you take out loan insurance

See what the Green Homes Program can offer you - This link will open in a new window.

You can also make donations to Ecohome, which is committed to helping homeowners to create more sustainable, durable and healthier homes, when you use your Desjardins credit card to pay for your purchases.

Offer for new green constructions

We have a complete offer for buyers and builders of new green constructions3.

Get up to $2,000 cashback.

Learn more- Package for new green construction

Offer for green renovations

Get $500 cashback4.

Learn more – Package for green renovations

This quality program is supported by recognized programs and partners who, like us, care about protecting the environment and working together to reduce our environmental footprint.

Desjardins partners

  • Desjardins Insurance – Life, Health, Retirement5
  • Desjardins Home Insurance5
  • Desjardins Insurance
  • Desjardins Card Services
Desjardins General Insurance
Desjardins Card Services

Associated partners and programs



Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)

Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)



Ministère des Ressources naturelles

  • Novoclimat
  • Rénoclimat


ENERGY STAR® for New Homes

Canada Green Building Council

  • LEED® Canada
Conseil du bâtiment durable du Canada
Canada Green Building Council
  1. Applies to minimum financing of $125,000 for the purchase of a property and $25,000 for renovations (total minimum mortgage of $100,000).
  2. If your building is LEED (Leadership in Energy and Design) certified.
  3. When you buy a new green home that meets Novoclimat, ENERGY STAR® for New Homes or LEED® Canada standards.
  4. Calculated on how much you refinance for a renovation project that meets Rénoclimat program conditions, as well as on the EnerGuide rating received.
  5. Desjardins Insurance refers to both Desjardins Financial Security Life Assurance Company (provider of life, health and retirement products) and Desjardins General Insurance Inc. (provider of auto, property and business insurance).

The ENERGY STAR® mark is administered and promoted in Canada by Natural Resources Canada and used with permission.

LEED® is a trademark owned by the Canada Green Building Council and is used by permission.