We develop housing for a living wage household

About BCHA

Bonner Community Housing developing housing for a living wage household.
These are some of the local affiliations that have made this possible: 

Bonner Community Housing Agency is EPA Certified in  providing lead paint inspections, lead paint risk assessments, lead paint sampling, lead clearance inspections, and lead paint removal/abatement throughout Bonner and Boundary County.

Whether renting or buying a home, if you qualify, we can help!


Since 2010 BCHA has been developing housing for living-wage households. Having sold 13 homes in the last 4 years, we are proud to provide opportunities for families to own homes.

Currently Under Contract| 206 Kootenai St., Kootenai
Home Purchase
Currently Under Contract | 7144 Ash, Bonners Ferry
Home Purchase


One of our main desires is giving you the tools to be a confident homeowner through
our Homebuyer Education Class.
In the Finally Home!® Homebuyer Education Classes, you will learn about:


 Understanding credit

 Determining if you’re ready for homeownership

 Types of loans available

 Who will assist you through the transaction

 The closing process

 All of the costs associated with purchasing

Current Finally Home!® Class Schedule Here

Current People Registered
Class Graduates 2017
Articles and Information



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Impact of Owning a Home

POSITIVE PERCEPTION OF HOMEOWNERSHIP REBOUNDS BLOG POST In spite of the past economic struggles, people continue to feel that homeownership is a good investment. According to a 2013 report, 72% …