Habitat for Humanity is a partnership, not a giveaway program—Habitat’s homeowner families buy the houses that Habitat builds and renovates. Habitat homeowners also invest hundreds of hours of their own labor working alongside volunteers. As a result, Habitat for Humanity houses are affordable to low-income families around the world.
You must be able to pay the monthly mortgage.
You must bewilling to commit to being a full partner in the construction of your house.
Work with DAH4H volunteers in building your house.
Participate in cleaning your house at the end of construction.
Agree to fulfill 300 hours of "sweat equity".
Agree to attend and complete counseling sessions that are on focused on financial management and home maintenance.
Habitat builds simple, decent, affordable houses using a standard design.