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Photo by Dale Gleave
Navajo Partnership for Housing provided the financing for this home, located on Navajo Nation trust land.

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Mortgage-financed homeownership in Indian Country

To the outside world, obtaining a home loan may seem like an ordinary event, even a right, for creditworthy homebuyers. In Indian Country, however, establishing access to mortgage credit can be a struggle and involves a learning curve for the tribes, lenders and Native American homebuyers.