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Resources for Property Owners

Whether you're a historian, a student, the owner of a historic property, or a wide-eyed tourist in your own city, there are many resources available to learn about historic preservation. 

The following links will help you research historic properties, learn about income tax credits and other preservation incentives, and find tips on maintaining historic buildings.

Resource List

Financial incentives to help property owners preserve and rehabilitate historic properties:


  • Federal income tax credits - Find information on the 10% and 20% federal historic preservation tax credit for income producing properties and the federal income tax deduction for easement donations


Other Funding Resources



landmark and historic district designationsGet answers to frequently asked questions about landmark preservation.

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