Programs & Services - Loans

Since the Conservancy’s founding, our programs have provided more than $40 million in grants and low-interest loans, accompanied by countless hours of hands-on technical consulting, revitalizing neighborhoods and preserving the character of our City for future generations.

Historic Properties Fund

The Historic Properties Fund offers low-interest loans and project management assistance to owners of historic residential, non-profit, religious, and commercial properties throughout the City mostly in low- to moderate-income communities. Since 1982, the Historic Properties Fund has assisted over 200 buildings. It is one of the largest, private revolving loan funds in the country used exclusively for historic preservation.

State Income Tax Credits for Qualified Property Owners Restoration Loans New York Studio School Project Management and Financial Know-How Help Restore Cobble Hill Brownstone 35-56 79th Street - Jackson Heights Cooperative Apartment Building 125 Vanderbilt Avenue, Wallabout Row House Façade Restoration Completed Prospect Cemetery Revitalization Initiative 627 Prospect Place Restoration Protecting a 17th Century Wooden Meeting House from Fire Church of the Resurrection in Kew Gardens, Queens Gets a New Copper Roof Restoring the Exterior of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church 459-461 Myrtle Avenue – New Storefront
Queens Historic Properties Fund

The Queens Historic Properties Fund offers low-interest loans and project management assistance to owners of historic residential, non-profit, religious, and commercial buildings in Queens. The Queens Historic Properties Fund is a partnership between the New York Landmarks Conservancy and the Queens Historical Society. The Conservancy manages the operations of the Fund.

The Sunnyside Gardens Park House