Housing Preservation Grant: This grant is a forgivable loan for up to $30,000 to allow low-income, Alaskan Native home owners the opportunity to perform repairs to their primary residence. 

Housing Preservation Grant Program

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Basic Eligibility Guidelines: 

  • Proof that the applicant is American Indian or Alaskan Native

  • Low Income (80% of Median Income for Nome Census Area)

  • Proof of home ownership (title/quit claim deed)

  • Proof that the home is your Primary Residence

Additional Required information: 

  • Written detailed description of improvements you would like

  • Drawing or sketch of proposed improvements

  • An estimate of project costs (i.e. materials, labor and freight)

  • A list of other funding sources that will be used for the project