Funding & Grants

Please follow the links for information on funding, financing, and financial incentives for Historic Preservation. 

Preservation Easements

Basics of Easement Donation

Financial Benefits of Easement Donation

Federal Historic Preservation Tax Incentives (including the Rehab Tax Credit) & Rehabilitation Tax Credit Guide

Federal, state, & local funding sources:  PreserveNet

Federal Transportation Enhancements Program

National Trust for Historic Preservation funding for nonprofit organizations and federal, state, or local government agencies, Rehabilitation Tax CreditsNew Market Tax Credits, Small Deal Fund (PDF file)

Washington Heritage Barn Grant Program

Washington’s Heritage Capital Projects Fund

Washington’s Special Valuation Program for Historic Properties (PDF file)

Washington State Housing Finance Commission Preservation Resources

Washington Trust’s Valerie Sivinski Washington Preserves Fund