Rehab Incentive Programs

Rehab Incentive Programs
Riverfront Liquor License
Within the Downtown Arts and Enterainment District, special 3-way liquor licenses are available.

Commercial Historic District Tax Credits
A 20% federal income tax credit is available for certified rehabilitation of certified historic structures within the district (10% credit available for non-historic structures).

Aurora Capital Loan Program
Below prime rate funds for the rehabilitation and construction of commercial real estate in downtown Elkhart and relocation assistance.

Property Tax Phase in Program
(formerly known as property tax abatement) – a phase in of property taxes on new real estate improvements and new personal property or personal property new to the state of Indiana.