Homeownership

Qualifications

  • Your current housing is inadequate
  • You have tried and are unable to obtain housing through conventional methods
  • Issues with the present structure, water, electrical, heating system, or sewage services
  • You live in overcrowded housing
  • You must pass a criminal background check

Financials

  • Evaluation of how much you currently spend on housing
  • Sufficient credit score
  • Your annual total income should be between 30-60% of the median income for Montgomery County

Habitat Partnership

  • Attend at least one homeownership information meeting
  • Contribute “sweat equity” to help build homes
  • Complete financial counseling

Home Buyer Education

Classes Include:

  • Personal Finances and Household Budgeting
  • Homeownership Management
  • Home Repair and Maintenance
  • Pest Control
  • Lawn and Garden Care
  • Fire and Home Safety
  • Property Owner’s Association Membership
  • Home Safety
  • Construction Safety

How to Apply

We are now accepting applications. 

For more information contact our Homeowner Services Coordinator, Jennifer Lim

 936-441-4663 ext. 211 | familyservices@habitatmctx.org

We are pledged to the letter and spirit of U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity throughout the nation. We encourage and support an affirmative advertising and marketing program in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin.