Tribal Leaders Handbook on Homeownership
As Native populations grow rapidly, tribal leaders are challenged as never before to provide their members decent housing. Expanding homeownership is a huge part of the solution for reservations and Indian areas, but until recently lenders just didn't extend home loans in Indian Country. The Tribal Leaders Handbook on Homeownership is the essential guide to understanding a process that has so much potential but is still in its infancy. The handbook is your guide to the new mortgage programs (government and private), the new kinds of lenders (loan funds, Native CDFIs), and the new energies that are transforming Indian housing.
Table of Contents
Case Study: Native Community Development Financial Institutions Focusing on Homeownership Lending in Indian Country
Case Study: HEARTH Act Implementation—Ho-Chunk Nation Reality Division, Black River Falls, Wisconsin
Case Study: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit—Santo Domingo Tribal Housing Authority, Santo Domingo Pueblo, New Mexico
The Bureau of Indian Affairs Mortgage Lending Forms—Inter-Agency and Program Mortgage Package Routing Slip [pdf]
The Bureau of Indian Affairs Mortgage Lending Forms—Inter-Agency and Program Mortgage Package Business Process [pdf]
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