Home Points are points are earned from decorating rooms. Home Points differ on Sets and price of items. A high amount of Home Points can earn you a position in the Happy Homes Board.
How to Earn Home Points
It is mentioned that to earn Home Points, putting a specific amt of furnitures of the same theme in one room. It is not specifically mentioned how many furnitures are required, to get a Home Point bonus. However, there are also other tricks - which one of them is the Ice Crystal method (a method where the player uses only a few decors and hides a large stack of ice crystals, indicated by the glow or transparency of the crystals which can sometimes be clearly seen) which is used by many to players. The Ice Crystal method is considered not legit. However, the use of the Ice Crystal method have started to decrease as of the most recent update, which was released in December 21, 2015.
Happy Homes Board
The Happy Homes Board can be found in the cafe and is divided into 2 parts. One ranks by Global and the other ranks your perzonal ranking with the players you've added as friends. There is a board for iOS and a board for Android. When you change the language settings, the board also changes for each language / region.