Bering Straits Regional Housing Authority used some of its 1937 act (Mutual Help) funds to purchase and maintain apartment complexes in the Nome area. These subsidized units provide low-income rentals to qualified applicants.


BSRHA currently manages 5 buildings (a total of 28 units) across the Nome area.


Guidelines for eligibility:

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

  • Alaskan Native or American Indian

  • Clean criminal background (no history of assault, domestic violence, etc.)

  • Clean Credit History (no outstanding balances due to other landlords, etc.)

Nome Low Rent (Project 42)