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It's a Good Life Arapahoe, Nebraska

Economic Development

Want to improve the facade of your existing business?

The city has utilized funds from what is called LB840 to allow them to fund a 50/50 grant for facade improvement of any existing business. This allows current business owners the opportunity to give their business a facelift to make it more attractive to the eye. The application is able to be downloaded by clicking here.

Want to start a new business?

The city has also secured funds through LB840 to allow low interest business loans to people wanting to start up a new business or to purchase an existing business. The application can be downloaded by clicking here.

Click to see the steps for the LB840 Local option sales tax assistance process.

Free Lots for Sale - Northern Estates Subdivision - 14 Residential Lots

Conveniently located just blocks from schools and on large lots, the subdivision will provide housing opportunities for residents and future residents of Arapahoe. The project is unique in that all lots are FREE if requested in writing before the end of 2019. Lots remain free as long as individuals build upon the lot within 18 months after approval of their written request. For a limited time, the first 3 lots requested and 100% constructed before December 31, 2018, will receive $25,000 to off-set building costs. Amenities include concrete streets with curb and gutter and city water, sewer and electric services. For more information or to find out if you qualify, please contact the City of Arapahoe at 308-962-7445.

Photo of development site
Map showing Northern Estates location in Arapahoe
Zoomed in map of Northern Estates location in Arapahoe
Northern Estate Zoning Map
Northern Estates Declaration of Covenants and Restrictions - Arapahoe Subdivision
Northern Estates Form Promissory Note
Northern Estates Real Estate Purchase Agreement


Location One is a searchable Economic Development web site that contains detailed information on communities across the United States. We encourage you to utilize it to find out information on the City of Arapahoe.