NeighborHood Lift

NeighborWorks Alaska HomeOwnership Center is proud to be part of the NeighborhoodLIFT program in collaboration with Wells Fargo and NeighborWorks America. Discover the possibilities of homeownership and find out if it’s right for you!


NeighborhoodLIFT Program Information

  • Provides eligible homebuyers with $10,000 of down payment assistance on qualified properties ($12,500 for veterans and service members, teachers, paraprofessionals, law enforcement officers, firefighters, and emergency medical technicians)
  • Provides homebuyer education that will prepare you for finding and financing a home and for managing the financial responsibilities of homeownership
  • Assistance is not limited to first-time buyers
  • Borrowers’ annual income in combination with household size must be at or below the income limits set for the program in Alaska. View income limits and First Responder, Military & Teacher Benefit Information
  • Properties qualified for the program must be:
  1. Located in the state of Alaska.
  2. The primary, owner-occupied home of the buyer(s)
  3. A single-family home (attached or detached), 2-4 unit home, condominium, townhome, PUD, co-op, land trust or qualified manufactured home


Limited NeighborhoodLIFT down payment assistance funds may be made available on the following dates. Check this web page at 9:00 a.m. Alaska Standard Time on these dates to see if funds are available.
November 4, 2019
November 18, 2019
December 2, 2019
December 16, 2019
January 6, 2020
January 20, 2020


If you have additional questions, visit our FAQ page. You can also contact the NeighborWorks Alaska HomeOwnership Center at [email protected] or 907-677-8431 for more information!