Habitat for Humanity
of Evansville

Qualifications

Are you interested in owning your own home? It can be possible with the help of Habitat for Humanity of Evansville. 

Click here to complete an interest form online.

If you answer yes to the following questions you may qualify. 

NEED FOR HOUSING

* I currently do not qualify for traditional financing from a bank.

* My current living situation is overcrowded.

* My current living situation has major problems that my landlord will not fix or I am unable to mix myself.

* I am currently overburdened by the cost of rent.

ABILITY TO PAY

* I can afford to pay approximately $325 a month on a 25-year, zero-interest mortgage. 

* I have no liens or judgments.

* I have not had a bankruptcy in the last four years.

* My household income does not exceed 60% of the area median income based on the number of people living in my household (See chart below for income guidelines)

WILLING TO PARTNER

* I am willing to work 300 hours (sweat equity hours) on my home and the homes of others. 

* I am willing to attend homeownership workshops. 

 

2014 Family Income Guidelines

# of people in family

Low Income

High Income

One

$12,750

$25,500

Two

$14,600

$29,200

Three

$16,400

$32,800

Four

$18,200

$36,400

Five

$19,700

$39,400

Six

$21,150

$42,300

Seven

$22,600

$45,200

Eight

$24,050

$48,100

Have questions about homeownership with Habitat? Please contact Jeanne Mesker, Mortgage/Administrative Specialist, at (812) 423-5623 ext. 32. 

 Download our Habitat 101 Brochure to learn more about the process!

Habitat 101 Brochure

1401 N. Fares Ave | Evansville, IN 47711 | Phone: 812.423.5623 | Fax: 812.423.3362
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