FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about Habitat Homeownership

I need housing now. How can Habitat help?
I've applied before. Do I need to re-apply?
Are Habitat homes only for families?
Do I have to be religious?
I have a big family. Is there a limit on the number of people who can live at a Habitat home?
How long before I can move into my Habitat house?
What is Sweat Equity?
Can I apply for a Habitat House if I am self-employed?
Who do I need to put on the program application?
I filed for bankruptcy in the past. How does bankruptcy affect my application?
My credit score isn’t the best. Does that matter?
Can I add change/ make additions to my Habitat Home?
Do Habitat homes come with garages?
Can I choose which home on the property I want?