Category: News Releases

The free classes are designed to empower attendees with knowledge to make smart, informed decisions when making home upgrades or improving home comfort. Classes will cover lighting and appliances, air leakage and sealing, indoor air quality and crawl spaces...
When Christopher Carr and his family were considering the purchase of a home in Fairbanks that was built in 1969, they could see that the home was not insulated well and was losing energy out of every corner...
This year, our board of directors held their August meeting in Nome. For one meeting each year, the board meets in a community outside of Anchorage in order to experience the challenges and opportunities in other communities in Alaska that we serve...
Searching for the right home loan for what may be the biggest single purchase an Alaskan makes can feel intimidating and downright other-worldly. An online mortgage tool created by Alaska Housing Finance Corporation was released this fall to help Alaskans identify the right financing for their future home...
The Housing Choice Voucher program in Anchorage provides rental support for low-income Alaskans to obtain housing provided by landlords in the private sector. A lottery will determine participant placement...
Facility personnel from throughout Alaska have been invited to learn best practices from local experts and identify challenges when formulating a successful energy management strategy. A widely recognized expert in the field of energy management, Tim Janos, will also provide a national perspective...
Facility personnel from throughout Alaska have been invited to learn best practices from local experts and identify challenges when formulating a successful energy management strategy. A widely recognized expert in the field of energy management, Tim Janos, will also provide a national perspective...
One community is without a village public safety officer despite advertising for two years. Another community houses its two teachers in an aging mobile home that was severely damaged by a storm. Alaska Housing, in partnership with the Rasmuson Foundation, announces $2 million in THHP grants to support housing construction in four rural Alaska communities...
Today's challenges to housing in Alaska include affordability, old or inadequate construction, inefficient use of energy. Tomorrow's challenges include more aging Alaskans and a transient population that is impacting communities, according to a 2018 Housing Assessment...
Highlighted accomplishments published in the report include: A dividend of $29.4 million to the state; 209 units of affordable housing units developed or upgraded through the Greater Opportunities for Affordable Living program...
Nearly 2,400 Alaskans sought emergency shelter between July and September 2017, according to information collected from homeless providers and reported through the Alaska Homeless Information System...
Federal tax overhaul may impact AHFC - Posted November 21, 2017
Honoring Dan Fauske - Posted April 10, 2017
Dan built AHFC with heart, intellect, and a can-do attitude, engaging the same with people from all walks of life.
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) EE NOW conference for real estate professionals, home and commercial builders, appraisers, building managers, architects and engineers.
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA, June 28, 2016 Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) is opening its Anchorage Housing Choice Voucher program waiting list July 1 to individuals and families in need of housing. The waiting list will be open through July 30.
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA, Feb. 24, 2016 Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) today announces the closure of the waitlist to new participants in the Home Energy Rebate program. The closure of the waitlist is effective at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 25, 2016.
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA, January 8, 2016 - An affordable and energy-efficient housing complex accommodating 70 families in the Mountain View neighborhood of East Anchorage opens today. Ridgeline Terrace is the biggest project Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) has constructed since 1998.
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA, November 6, 2015 - Brannon Richart, owner of Intella Homes, is the recipient of Alaska Housing Finance Corporations (AHFC) inaugural Builder of the Year award. The award recognizes the builder for constructing the most energy-efficient 6 Star home in 2015. Read full article...
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA, Oct. 26, 2015 Leaders of the State of Alaskas Department of Corrections (DOC) and Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) expanding AHFCs Tenant Based Rental Assistance program to individuals coming out of a correctional institution.