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On March 26, students from Stanford University's Alternative Spring Break program visited AHFC headquarters to learn more about Alaska's unique housing challenges.
The application period for Alaska Housing Education Scholarships is open for families in public housing until May 31, 2024. Learn about how these scholarships benefit students, as well as eligibility and how to apply.
National Siblings Day: Brother Bonds - Posted April 10, 2024
To celebrate National Siblings Day, here is a highlight on two brothers and AHFC employees - Andy and David.
Tracy's career took a number of different turns before leading her to Glacier View, Alaska Housing's housing assistance location in Seward for seniors and individuals with disabilities. Today she is helping find housing for some of her community's most vulnerable residents.
Can heat pumps keep homes warm and save money at the same time? An AHFC study in Seward is looking to find the answer.
Transforming Lives Through Housing - Posted March 19, 2024
Juneau Housing First exists with the mission to end homelessness and achieve equity, health and dignity through housing, connection to services and community. For one resident, access to safe housing and services has been transformative.
The Youth Summer Camp and Activity Scholarship makes it possible for young Alaskans to attend a summer camp, take part in an activity, or participate in a sport of their choosing, with awards of up to $500.00 per youth. Families who participate in AHFC's public housing and housing voucher programs can apply now!
AHFC’s Research and Rural Development department has tips to help homeowners avoid flooding as the snow melts this spring.
Learn how a Second Mortgage through AHFC can help bring your home renovation dreams to life.
In February 2024, AHFC's Research and Rural Development department joined Alaska building and real estate professionals for two days of energy efficiency training.
Los especialistas en divulgación de Alaska Housing han aportado valor a los posibles compradores de vivienda durante décadas a través de HomeChoice™, una clase educativa gratuita para compradores de vivienda.
Independent Living Means ‘Everything’ - Posted February 21, 2024
For Cian, it was important to find housing that balanced both accessibility and independence. He found the home he was looking for at Alaska Housing’s Williwa Manor property.
This two-day training will provide professionals with the chance to learn from industry experts, network with their peers and share information about energy efficiency in residential and commercial buildings.
Putting His Best Efforts In For Residents - Posted February 7, 2024
As a Maintenance Mechanic for Glacier View, AHFC's housing location in Seward for seniors and individuals with disabilities, John knows others depend on him every day. It's a responsibility he takes seriously, managing maintenance requests “in a very swift and timely manner, leaving it better than when I found it.”
A Unique Perspective on Senior Housing - Posted January 10, 2024
As a Wasilla resident who spent years helping seniors find housing in the community, Evelyn has long understood how important it is to older residents. Today Evelyn is a resident of AHFC's senior housing complex in Wasilla and is experiencing its value first hand.
The AHFC Housing Choice Voucher program can benefit both tenants and landlords who participate. To be successful, the program relies on relationships between all the parties involved: tenants, landlords and Alaska Housing.
Using Her Skills to Help the Community - Posted January 3, 2024
As a member of AHFC's Audit department, Kaitlin Humphrey partners with grantees to make a difference in communities across the state.
Landlord Appreciation - Posted January 2, 2024
Partnering landlords across Alaska help AHFC deliver on the mission to provide Alaskans access to safe, quality, affordable housing. We are introducing Landlord Appreciation to thank them for their partnership.
2023: The Year in Stories - Posted December 29, 2023
As we look back at 2023, Alaska Housing had the privilege of telling some incredible stories about Alaskans.
Coming Home to Make a Difference - Posted December 19, 2023
Decades after his family lived in public housing in Ketchikan, Con McClennan is helping others in the same location as Lead Maintenance Mechanic. In doing so, Con is following in his grandfather's footsteps and continuing a tradition of ensuring Alaskans have access to safe, quality, affordable housing.