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Why Tax Credits Matter

Why Tax Credits Matter

Since February, CPF and our partners have been working to pass SB 451, a bill to create a state historic tax credit. The bill will increase the supply of affordable housing, support growth through infill development, and encourage property rehabilitation and maintenance in economically depressed areas. There are hundreds of projects that could benefit from SB 451, and we gathered a few stories to show its potential impact in communities across California.

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The Sun Sets at the Oasis

The Sun Sets at the Oasis

It’s often said that good things come in three. For the third time, the California Preservation Foundation was welcomed to the beautiful and vibrant city of Palm Springs. It seems like clockwork that CPF returns to this desert oasis each decade (1999, 2009, and 2019). Each time, the positive, transformative impact of historic preservation becomes more apparent.

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2019 Student Scholarship Winners Announced

2019 Student Scholarship Winners Announced

Student scholarships are made possible by generous funding from Liz's Antique Hardware. This year the California Preservation Foundation once again offered student scholarships, with generous support from Liz’s Antique Hardware. Two applicants were selected from a...

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Historic Goodman Library

Historic Goodman Library

California Preservation Awards The California Preservation Awards are a statewide hallmark, showcasing the best in historic preservation. The awards ceremony includes the presentation of the Preservation Design Awards and the President’s Awards, and will...

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Lighting the Spark

Lighting the Spark

You can join us in investing in the future of preservation by making a donation to CPF’s Student Scholarships Fund. Every dollar contributed to this fund goes directly to students, through our various scholarship programs. CPF Membership CPF members...

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California’s First National Heritage Area

California’s First National Heritage Area

CPF Membership CPF members support our work and receive discounts on all of our programs. Click here to become a member today! Get CPF updates Sign up below to receive advocacy alerts and updates from CPF. Email Address * First Name Last Name I'd Like to...

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Hindry House

Hindry House

California Preservation Awards The California Preservation Awards are a statewide hallmark, showcasing the best in historic preservation. The awards ceremony includes the presentation of the Preservation Design Awards and the President’s Awards, and will...

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Historic Tax Credits

Historic Tax Credits

CPF Membership CPF members support our work and receive discounts on all of our programs. Click here to become a member today! Get CPF updates Sign up below to receive advocacy alerts and updates from CPF. Email Address * First Name Last Name I'd Like to...

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Saving the Spirit of Historic Post Offices

Saving the Spirit of Historic Post Offices

CPF Membership CPF members support our work and receive discounts on all of our programs. Click here to become a member today! Get CPF updates Sign up below to receive advocacy alerts and updates from CPF. Email Address * First Name Last Name I'd Like to...

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