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Real Estate Department

  Real Estate Department
  What We Do
  Mapping Application
  Properties for Lease or Sale
  HLB Advisory Commission
  Land Use Studies & Reports
  Contact Information
  Real Estate Services
  Foreclosed Properties Sale
  Remediation Projects
  HLB Annual Work Program & 5-Year Management Plan
  Brownfields Assessment

Welcome to the Real Estate Department 

The Heritage Land Bank and Real Estate Services are Divisions of the Real Estate Department.   We manage municipally owned real estate property and administer the tax-foreclosure process.

What's new:

The Heritage Land Bank Advisory Commission held a public hearing for the Public Review Draft of the Former Alaska Native Medical Center Site Master Plan, following a 30-day public review period.   

Comments were due March 13, 2019.

Public Review Draft: Former Alaska Native Medical Center Site Project Webpage

The Heritage Land Bank completed the 45-day public review of the 2019 Draft HLB Annual Work Program & 2020-2024 Five-Year Management Plan. The HLB Advisory Commission held a public hearing on February 14, 2019 and passed HLBAC Resolution 2019-01 approving the Draft Plan to be recommended for Assembly approval.

To review: Draft Plan 


The Public Facility Site Selection to Relocate the Anchorage School District Student Transportation Facility was approved by the Assembly on the February 26, 2019.

More info: contact Robin E. Ward at 343-7536 or

Details: Staff Packet for Planning & Zoning Commission
Site Selection Study
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Language Access Plan

Lease or Sale of municipal property                                      

The Real Estate Department is offering municipally owned parcels for lease or sale.

For all the details and bid information: Properties for Lease or Sale 
Questions:  Call (907) 343-7536 or 343-7531.             

In other News...

Chugiak-Eagle River Site-Specific Land Use Plan Public Review Draft February 2017  "Carol Creek Plan"

CERSSLUP was heard at the the Planning & Zoning Commission December 11, 2017 meeting.

*Amended Chugiak-Eagle River Site-Specific Land Use Plan* 

A result of December 11th Planning & Zoning Commission meeting.


The annual FORECLOSURE SALE for 2019 is Wednesday, May 1.  Details: MOA Foreclosed Properties Sale     

The "Notice of Foreclosure" publication was published in March 2018, listing properties delinquent in real property taxes and/or special assessments for 2017 and prior years.    Details: Real Estate Services    [NOTE: properties in the Notice of Foreclosure publication are NOT included in this year's foreclosed properties sale and not being offered for sale by MOA]              

Public Review Period completed for Anchorage Mitigation Bank

The US Army Corps of Engineers issued a Public Notice on October 8, 2010 that initiated a thirty-day comment period for soliciting comments on the proposed HLB Mitigation Bank Prospectus. The MOA intends to set up a mitigation bank in Anchorage for the preservation of watershed basins in the municipality.  It consists of four sites: 1) Alpine View Estates, in Girdwood; 2) Connors Bog, located in West Anchorage; 3) Southwest School Site, located between W. 92nd and W. 96th Avenues; and 4) Campbell Tract, located off Elmore Road. To learn more about this public notice, click on: Public Notice of Application.  

If you have questions or would like more information regarding the mitigation bank prospectus, you may contact our office at 343-7533, or visit our office located at 4700 Elmore Road, 2nd floor, to review a copy, or to purchase a hard copy for $21.45 (to cover printing costs).

Real Estate Department Staff 


HLB Mapping Application

See the Mapping Application to view the HLB inventory.  This link provides you with the locations of HLB and other properties.

Our Real Estate Services Division handles tax delinquent properties and the sale of tax-foreclosed properties.


The following HLB documents are available for download, or by email:

Heritage Land Bank Property Disposal Guide (under reconstruction; check back later) - A useful guide  for those interested in acquiring HLB land

HLB Advisory Commission agendas and meeting minutes: HLB Commission page

HLB Policies 

Application to Acquire Land in the HLB Inventory

For Land Use Permits (short-term) please call the HLB office at 343-7534.

    • Real Estate Department
    • Director and Chief Housing Officer: Robin E. Ward
    • 4700 Elmore Road, 2nd floor, Anchorage, AK 99507
    • 907 343-7536