Eligibility

Basic Eligibility

  • Your household income must be below the income limit for your household size (see below).
  • You must own your home.
  • You must have current homeowner’s insurance.
  • You must be current on your property taxes.
  • Your home must be your primary residence.
  • Your home must be located within the cities of Tenino, Bucoda, or Rainier; or in unincorporated South Thurston County.
  • Your home must not be located within a flood-plain.
  • Your scope of work must be within Habitat’s ability to complete.
  • You must intend to continue to use your home as your primary residence for at least the next 5 years.

Income Table

Below is the current income limits for the home repair program. These figures come from the federal government and subject to change each year.


Household Size Income Limit
1 $41,250
2 $47,150
3 $53,050
4 $58,900
5 $63,650
6 $68,350
7 $73,050
8 $77,750