Renovate America

Renovate America Financing (also known as Personal Energy Finance, formerly PowerHouse Service) is a company that delivers home improvement financing services. It provides financing through an unsecured lending product, Benji, as well as HERO Program. The company aims to lead the way in making homes and communities more energy and water efficient. Additionally, Renovate America offers a platform that connects homeowners with contractors.

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Parent CompanyFinance of America
HQSan Diego, CA, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Renovate America was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA, US

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Key People/Management at Renovate America

Shawn Stone

Shawn Stone

Chief Executive Officer
Roy Guthrie

Roy Guthrie

Chairman of the Executive Committee, Board of Directors
Christopher Powell

Christopher Powell

Chief Financial Officer
Michael Mildenberger

Michael Mildenberger

Chief Risk Officer
Tameka Reese

Tameka Reese

Chief People Officer
Mark Matheson

Mark Matheson

Chief Legal Officer
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Renovate America Office Locations

Renovate America has offices in San Diego and Scottsdale
San Diego, CA, US (HQ)
16409 W Bernardo Dr
Scottsdale, AZ, US
4150 N Drinkwater Blvd #200
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Renovate America Financials and Metrics

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$146 m


In total, Renovate America had raised $146 m. Renovate America is a subsidiary of Finance of America

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Renovate America News and Updates

Renovate America and Modernize Partner on Home Improvement Loans

AUSTIN, Texas, June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Modernize, the leader in home improvement lead generation services, has announced a strategic partnership with home improvement financing leader, Renovate America. The partnership will give homeowners ready access to simple and effective new...

An Estimated 25,000 Jobs Created By HERO Financing & Renovate America

It was recently announced that the HERO financing option of Renovate America is estimated to have created over 25,000 jobs. Renovate America is a leading provider of home-improvement financing in the US. Greg Frost, the organization's National Communications Director, answered some questions for Cle…

Renovate America Welcomes Kroll Analysis of PACE Market

SAN DIEGO, June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Renovate America, the nation's largest provider of Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing, today welcomed a new analysis by Kroll Bond Rating Agency that identifies several positive developments in the PACE industry and says concerns about...

FBI, SEC looking into PACE lender Renovate America

In a lengthy release published in response to an article in the Wall Street Journal, Renovate America confirmed that both the FBI and SEC are indeed probing the company’s business, but said that the nature of the investigations is not as serious as the WSJ portrays it to be.

Renovate America Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Renovate America founded?

    Renovate America was founded in 2008.

  • Who are Renovate America key executives?

    Renovate America's key executives are Shawn Stone, Roy Guthrie and Christopher Powell.

  • How many employees does Renovate America have?

    Renovate America has 121 employees.

  • Who are Renovate America competitors?

    Competitors of Renovate America include GoodLeap, Solar Mosaic and BlueWave Solar.

  • Where is Renovate America headquarters?

    Renovate America headquarters is located at 16409 W Bernardo Dr, San Diego.

  • Where are Renovate America offices?

    Renovate America has offices in San Diego and Scottsdale.

  • How many offices does Renovate America have?

    Renovate America has 2 offices.