Our Mission

Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.

Do You Qualify?

TIRED OF HOUSING THAT DOESN’T FIT YOUR NEEDS?

TIRED OF EXPENSIVE RENT PAYMENT?

TIRED OF HIGH ENERGY BILLS?

 

You may qualify to PARTNER with Chaffee County Habitat for Humanity for an

AFFORDABLE, ENERGY EFFICIENT HOME OF YOUR OWN! 

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“APPLICATION PERIOD”  —  1 March to 1 July 2016

with ALL paperwork submitted by 1 August 2016

 

QUALIFICATIONS

1.  A resident of Chaffee County or employed in Chaffee County for one year

2.  Current living conditions are inadequate, substandard or not affordable

3.  Income is 30 to 60% of the area median income of Chaffee County per current year HUD Guidelines

Family Size              Gross Annual Income*

1                                  $12,250 to $24,500
2                                 $14,000 to $28,000
3                                 $15,750 to $31,500
4                                 $17,450 to $34,900
5                                 $18,850 to $37,700
6                                 $20,250 to $40,500
7                                 $21,650 to $43,300

*  These numbers are only guidelines.  Other factors are considered.  Please do not disqualify yourself!

4.  Ability to pay the mortgage – CCHFH determines an applicant’s ability to pay a mortgage by looking at income (tax returns and pay stubs) plus credit history.

5.  Willingness to partner:

a.  Have a home visit from the Family Selection Committee

b.  Complete sweat equity hours – 250 for single adult family, 500 for two+ adult family

c.  Prepare a plan and save $1,000 for closing costs

d.  Work with counselor on all items identified on credit report

e.  Attend classes in home ownership and maintenance, financial management, good neighbor and other areas

f.  Participate in publicity events, fundraisers and special ceremonies

 

Equal Housing Opportunity: “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.”

 

 

 

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CCHfH Office: 719-395-0482
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