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Solar for All - Posted October 26, 2023
AHFC's Research and Rural Development Staff are working to harness federal funding opportunities to make a difference for Alaskans.
Realizing Her Goals - Posted October 18, 2023
In her nearly 30 years at AHFC, Holly Rutka has achieved her career goals of providing for her family, continuously learning, and helping her community.
Making a Life Out of Making Art - Posted October 12, 2023
For Ricardo, art has led him to a place where he feels valued, with an appreciation for both him as a person and his work.
October is Energy Awareness Month - Posted October 5, 2023
October is Energy Awareness Month, a time to learn about energy use and identify ways to improve your household’s energy efficiency. Alaska Housing has resources and tips to help you get started.
Making Work an Adventure - Posted October 3, 2023
When Erin Toohey moved to Alaska, she was looking for new opportunities and adventure. At AHFC, she found fulfilling work and a way to contribute to programs serving Alaskans across the state.
Simple actions recommended by the U.S. Department of Energy can help you prepare your home for winter and save money on energy expenses.
Finding Inspiration at Alaska Housing - Posted September 20, 2023
Grants Administrator Brenda Vu says she did not know what she wanted for her future when she started as a temporary worker at Alaska Housing. Inspired by her clients and colleagues, she discovered a career she is passionate about.
Making an Impact Through Energy Efficiency - Posted September 7, 2023
As Energy Program Manager in the department of Research and Rural Development, Michael Spencer helps to find the balance between the parts of AHFC's mission statement.
Can Always Navigate Through - Posted September 1, 2023
For Lakesha, AHFC's public housing provided a safety net for her forward movement. Through the Step program, she found resources that are helping her on her path as an entrepreneur and business owner.
Energy Efficiency and Home Resale Value - Posted August 30, 2023
Homeowners who make energy efficiency improvements can not only save money on utility costs, they may also enhance the potential resale value of their home.
AHFC's Education Scholarships have helped Alaskans achieve their career goals for 23 years. One 2023 scholarship recipient, Taghreed, shared what motivates her to work toward her goals.
Finding Community at AHFC - Posted August 23, 2023
Budget Analyst Kang Her said she values being part of a team that makes an impact for Alaskans, but above all she is grateful for a work environment of kindness and support.
A Journey to Homeownership - Posted August 17, 2023
After finding a new career at Alaska Housing, Jamie Bordelon began to consider a goal that had previously felt out of reach — homeownership.
An Eye-Opening Internship - Posted August 9, 2023
In 2022, an internship at Alaska Housing provided Caitlin Vance with new inspiration and valuable learning opportunities.
Working Together Toward Homeownership - Posted August 1, 2023
As a mortgage loan originator at Residential Mortgage, Mark Gust partners with AHFC to find solutions for Alaska homebuyers.
For Jolie Andon, a temporary position at AHFC during the COVID-19 pandemic led to opportunities in a field she hadn't previously considered.
Summer Upgrades for Winter Savings - Posted July 20, 2023
The warmer months are a great time to upgrade your home's windows and exterior doors, ensuring your home is comfortable this winter.
Alaska Housing has encouraged individuals to advance their career goals through an Education Scholarship for more than two decades. Here are some key statistics highlighting the impact the scholarships have had statewide.
Pat Verdugo has spent the past two decades with Alaska Housing, working in a variety of roles for AHFC’s Public Housing Department in Fairbanks. At 78 years old, she's not showing any signs of slowing down.
AHFC outreach specialists help prospective homebuyers see what is possible through HomeChoice™, a no-cost homebuyer education class. Now, the class has returned with an option for in-person learning.