Habitat homes are three bedrooms and two-baths and are 1,200 square feet. All of our homes are single story, wood frame structures that earn the highest energy ratings possible.
Habitat homes are built by volunteers and the partner family but some areas must be done by licensed contractors.
Depending on weather, it takes four months to build a home.
Habitat homes are sponsored by businesses, corporations, churches, civic organizations and private foundations that donate money to cover the cost of construction. Sometimes the funding for a home comes from one source, but more often it comes from several sources joining together to build a home.
Families who qualify to build and purchase a Habitat home must meet the following criteria:
A partner family is a family that has completed the application process and been qualified to partner with Habitat to build and purchase a home.
Applicants who have met a rigorous set of qualification requirements, including:
No. We build homes with people in need and sell them with an affordable mortgage loan.