These featured case studies highlight projects across the country that successfully used the 20% tax credit. This credit is the largest Federal program specifically supporting historic preservation. It generates much needed jobs and economic activity, enhances property values in older communities, creates affordable housing, and augments revenue for Federal, state and local governments, leveraging many times its cost in private expenditures on historic preservation.
Choose a topic below to see how this program has been instrumental in preserving the historic buildings and places that give our cities, towns, Main Streets, and rural areas their special character.
Last updated: September 17, 2022