historic revolving loan fund


​If you are the owner of a Colorado historical building, you can use the Historic Revolving Loan Fund to finance the preservation of your building.

​​​​​benefits

    • Below market, fixed rate loans 
    • Independent source of external financing
    • Flexible terms and collateral

program eligibility

    • Nonprofit and public entities 
    • Private individuals 
    • For-profit owners of historic properties
eligible uses​

  • Construction loans to rehabilitate a designated historic property
  • Bridge loans to cover cash shortfalls for a qualified restoration or rehabilitation project
  • Loans can supplement State Historic Fund grants and other historic preservation projects

​​partners in preservati​on

The Colorado Historical Foundation (CHF) created the CHF Revolving Loan Fund to finance the preservation of Colorado’s historic buildings. The Loan Fund partners with the State Historical Fund to provide low interest rate loans as an additional source of funding for historic preservation.

CHFA assists CHF with loan origination and closing and services the loans.

​get started

Contact Lane Ittelson at Colorado Historical Foundation​ to request a loan application and find out more.

​303.894.2503