National Park Service, Department of the Interior

New York State Department of State

New York State Historic Preservation Office

  • Historic Resource Surveys: Surveys are a basic tool for identifying and documenting historic sites.
  • Tax Credit Programs: Owners of historic income-producing real property, owner occupied homes, and barns may qualify for an income tax credit for rehabilitating the property.
  • Technical Assistance: General preservation principles to consider when planning to do work on a historic property.
  • Certified Local Government Program: Offers special grants and services for qualifying municipalities to support local preservation activities and long-term preservation goals.

National Trust for Historic Preservation

  • Issues in Preservation: Explore how preservation work intersects current issues like sustainability, inclusion, and real estate.
  • Preservation Books: Links to publications offered for sale by the National Trust for Historic Preservation that address specific preservation issues.
  • ReUrbanism Initiative: Learn why adaptive reuse should be the default, and demolition a last resort.