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Baranof Island Housing Authority
Sheetká X’áat’i Hitx’i
Sheetká X’áat’i Hitx’i is the Tlingit name of our office and means Sitka Island Housing.

Our Mission

Our purpose is to assist Sitka Tribal citizens and other Sitka residents in collaboration with other agencies achieve self-sufficiency and pride through affordable housing opportunities. We will increase the safe, sanitary housing stock of modest design through construction, acquisition, and rehabilitation of housing and provide the means to obtain affordable housing through home ownership and rental programs.


New Services Offered At BIHA

New Program Offered At BIHA

BIHA has expanded its services to its tribal citizens and tenants by implementing the Building Opportunities for Self-Sufficiency Program. The goal of the program is

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Steps We Are Taking

Steps We Are Taking

We at BIHA hope everyone is being safe and healthy during these unusual times. BIHA has been closely monitoring the news surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic

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Work With US


Are you interested in working with us? We are seeking bids for projects in Sitka.


Join our team! We are currently hiring for the FT PERM MAINTENANCE LABORER position and the HOUSING PROGRAM SPECIALIST position.


We have a variety of housing options, including a limited number of apartments that are open to members of the general community at fair market rental rates. Check out our available units or get on a waiting list. 

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We are currently limiting access to the BIHA Office to people with appointments to see our staff. Please call (907) 747-5088 to schedule your appointment.

We recommend the following websites for updates and information regarding the COVID-19, Coronavirus: