Vacancy rates went up slightly over the year but are still historically low.
Available housing is scarce in Fairbanks for Air Force and Army personnel, and the Coast Guard is building or planning new housing in some coastal communities.
While she was here, Adrianne Todman announced more than $220 million in funding for affordable housing and development to benefit Alaska Native and American Indian communities.
In an interview with Alaska Public Media’s Casey Grove, CCHRC Director Jack Hébert talks about the center and its funding woes.
Alaska Housing Finance Corp. offers a variety of loan and rebate programs aimed at upgrading the state’s aging housing stock.