Apply for a Home

It costs approximately $125,000 to build a Habitat home in Ozaukee County. To qualify for Habitat's home ownership program, individuals and families must:

  • Be a legal resident of Ozaukee County
  • Meet the Area Median Income (AMI) range of 60-80%
  • Demonstrate an acceptable credit history
  • Have been denied a conventional mortgage 

Families who partner with Habitat agree to provide 250 hours of sweat equity to help in the construction of their new home.

 

The following documents describe Habitat for Humanity's program for providing affordable homes to qualifying families, along with an application form for the program.

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So you want to be a homeowner?
This brochure describes the requirements for becoming a Partner Familty in our home ownership program.
So You Want to be a Home Owner & Require
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Are you eligible?
This brochure explains eligibility requirements for becoming a Partner Family in our home ownership program.
Brochure-Potential Partner Family 2015-0
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Application Form
This is the application for becoming a Partner Family in our home ownership program.
OZHH Application_Draft 2015-01-24.pdf
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Basic House Description
This brochure describes what type of home we typically build for our Partner Families.
Basic House Description 2015-03.pdf
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Your Credit Report
This brochure describes how to check your Credit Report - needed if you plan to apply to be a Partner Family in our home ownership program.
Credit Report Info 2007.pdf
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