Spokane Indian
Housing Authority
6403 Sherwood Addition Road   P. O. Box 195   Wellpinit, WA 99040 (509) 258-4523

Programs and Services:

Spokane Indian Housing Authority offers the following programs

If you have any questions or concerns about any of these programs, you can reach the Spokane Indian Housing Authority office at 509.258.4523.

Homeownership Program

Whereby a homebuyer enters into an agreement with the Housing Authority which creates an opportunity for the family to eventually purchase a home.

If you are interested in this program please fill out the Housing Application Form and fax it to 509.258.7188 or return to the SIHA Office. 

Rental Program

Under which occupants lease units for an initial term acceptable to the Housing Authority and the tenant, followed by a month to month tenancy.

If you are interested in this program please fill out the Housing Application Form and fax it to 509.258.7188 or return to the SIHA Office. 

Home Improvement Loan

The Home Improvement Loan Program provides current and paid off homebuyers a financial resource to make necessary improvements to their home.  This program is restricted to the original home.  The home improvement loan may supplement or replace the Equity Use Policy for improvements or other housing emergencies.

If you are interested in this program please fill out this Home Improvement Application Form and fax it to 509.258.7188 or return it to the SIHA Office. 

Down Payment Assistance Program

This program offered by the Spokane Indian Housing Authority provides interest-free loans (down payment assistance), forgivable over a 10-year period, to assist homebuyers with the purchase or construction of a single family home in standard condition, located on or to be located on the Spokane Indian Reservation.

If you are interested in this program please fill out this Down Payment Assistance Application Form and fax it to 509.258.7188 or return it to the SIHA Office.

Equity Use Policy

This policy provides guidance for the the primary goal of the equity paid in by the Homebuyers is used for payoff of the home.Please see Equity use policy for regulations and restrictions.

If you are a SIHA Homebuyer and would like to apply to use Equity,  please fill out this Equity Application Form and fax it to 509.258.7188 or return it to the SIHA Office.

Weatherization

Spokane Indian Housing Authority Weatherization (SIHA WX) program does diagnostic testing for health and safety to confirm the need for air sealing and prescribed insulating in attics and crawlspace floor joists, SIHA WX also installs whole house bath fans for health and indoor air quality along with energy conservation measures and education to educate single family home owners and renters to help keep energy bills to a minimum.

If you are interested in this program please fill out this  Weatherization Application Form and fax it to 509.258.7188 or return to the SIHA Office.