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How to apply for a Home

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Habitat homeowner. We believe that everyone should have a safe, affordable place to call home.

Prospective Habitat Homeowners:

  • must demonstrate a need for safe, affordable housing
  • must partner with us through “sweat equity”
  • must be able and willing to pay an affordable mortgage

Please see our Criteria & Qualifications and FAQ for Homebuyers for detailed information.

Interested in becoming a Habitat Homeowner? Let us know:

Habitat follows a nondiscriminatory policy of homebuyer selection. Neither race nor religion is a factor.

Habitat Success Stories

Jennifer, Habitat Homeowner

“I’ve had an amazing year building my Habitat home! I can’t say thank you enough to all of the volunteers, donors and Habitat staff who are helping me accomplish the impossible dream of homeownership. We’re scheduled to close on our home right before Christmas and if the timing is right we’d love to put up…

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Lyndsay, Habitat homeowner

“If I hadn’t found Habitat, we would still be in that one-bedroom apartment. And it wasn’t the best of conditions. While constructing the house, I got to know my neighbors. We built each other’s homes, and you can’t get much closer than that. The biggest difference overall is that general sense of security. Just knowing that it’s ours and we make…

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