Alaska Housing Market

The housing market in Alaska does not only comprise of flats and multi family apartments but it also has a variety of villas, condominiums, residential houses, mobile houses and so on. The housing market is growing day by day because of the various developments in the state. These developments are in the form of employment opportunities, jobs creation, education, transportation etc.

Alaska is the largest state in the United States of America and it offers a variety of home solutions to its prospective home owners. All the necessary things attached with the housing sector is very well taken care by the US government. Whether it is sufficient heating capacity during extreme winters or proper insulation and plumbing in houses, it takes care of everything. That is why the Alaska housing market is in great demand.

There are a number of real estate agents in Alaska who according to your taste, budget and requirements offer you homes to live in. They also provide you with financial help as they sometimes have tie ups with the financial institutions. If you find this expensive you can always find governmental help from agencies like the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation who would guide you with the right kind of loan meeting your budget. There is also the HUD – Housing and Urban Development of America which, along with FHA – Federal Housing Administration provides home loans and insurances to people at affordable rates.


It takes care of the middle and lower level income group and provides affordable houses to both. Juneau is the capital of the state and Anchorage is the largest city in Alaska. The cost of living in both these places is quite high as compared to the other places in the state. Places like Wasilla and Kodiak have houses that are planned according to individual's financial and family requirements.



The housing market in Alaska's Anchorage is booming because of more and more people thronging in to the largest city of the state. Looking at this, the real estate market in Alaska is sure to experience a development at great heights. The factors responsible for the same are massive construction of buildings, roads and civic centers. South central Alaska is the most developing part of the state. The home buyers are given full advantage of low interest rates on loans acquired and this is acts as a stimulant to the boom of housing market in Alaska.