2022 Housing Survey Still Open
GOAL: 1,000 Responses by June 15
So far, 592 locals have participated in BSCHT's housing survey! This community-wide survey targets employers and employees to research the existing employee housing available and understand the housing gaps Big Sky still needs to fill.

By participating, you will help prioritize the Housing Trust's future projects and programs. As a bonus for completing the survey, you could win a $50 grocery gift card or a WILSON pool day pass.
RiverView Apartments PUD Approved
Development Breaks Ground in Fall of 2022
Thanks Moonlight Community Foundation
MCF Awards RENT LOCAL $45,000
RENT LOCAL offers cash to owners who flip their vacation rental, spare bedroom, or vacant property into homes for locals.
Moonlight Community Foundation supports "initiatives for youth, education, conservation, and under-served needs benefiting the Big Sky Community."
RENT LOCAL to Award Renewals in July
Accepting Applications from Owners with Active Lease
On July 25, BSCHT will grant another round of funding to Big Sky homeowners already renting long-term to local workers.

BSCHT currently has a waitlist of 21 homeowners who could be eligible for this funding and anticipates needing to use a weighted drawing to determine who will receive an award.

The deadline to complete the application is July 1, 2022. Applicants must commit to RENT LOCAL until August 1, 2024 to qualify.
GOOD DEEDS Accepting Applications
Preserving Homes for Big Sky Residents
GOOD DEEDS, BSCHT's newest program, offers buyers, sellers, or homeowners CASH in exchange for placing a permanent deed restriction on their home.
The restriction requires at least one of the occupants to work a minimum of 30 hours per week in Big Sky.
Say Hello at the Farmer's Market
Every Wednesday from 5-8 PM
The Farmer's Market is a casual way to learn more about BSCHT, ask questions, and share ideas. Come say hello. . . your voice and story matter!
On June 6, 2022, Resort Tax made preliminary decisions regarding how it will distribute $8,765,234. (It received 66 project applications from 21 organizations serving the Big Sky community.)

BSCHT applied for funding for its general operations, RiverView Apartments, GOOD DEEDS, and RENT LOCAL. Resort Tax will announce its final decision on Thursday, June 9. Monday's meeting indicated Resort Tax will fully fund BSCHT's applications.

Lone Peak Lookout
"Until further notice. . . Bon voyage Big Sky"

"Due to limited staff and housing resources, this will be the final Lone Peak Lookout publication until further notice. Thank you for sharing your opinions, your news, your stories, your photographs and your love of your community.

Most importantly, we want to offer a sincere thank you to the loyal advertisers who have been with us since we relaunched the Lookout in 2017. Their support has been beyond humbling. They saw the need for community journalism in Big Sky and their unwavering support made it happen."
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