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Habitat For Humanity - La Crosse Area

Home Ownership Assistance

Habitat For Humanity - La Crosse Area and Habitat Restore

3181 Berlin Dr, La Crosse, WI, 54601

Distance: 1016 Miles

(608) 785-2373

Website

https://www.habitat.org/wi/la-crosse/hfh-greater-la-crosse-region

Service Details

Description

Home ownership program that offers financial assistance to make home purchases more affordable for those that meet eligibility requirements


Additional Information

This non-profit program builds, renovates and repairs houses.


Homeowners purchase the homes with affordable mortgage payments. Both volunteers and homebuyers help build and repair the homes.


Families are selected for the program based on
* Level of need
* Willingness to become partners in the program
* Ability to repay the loan


Features

  • Area Served by County
    • Houston County 
  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • People with low income 

Eligibility

Low income individuals and families.


In general, applicants must:
* Be citizens or legal residents
* must have lived in La Crosse, Trempealeau, Vernon, or Houston county for a year before applying.
* You cannot have had property foreclosed on for one year before applying
* Your total family income must fall between 30% to 80% of area median income


In addition, each partner family will be required to:
* Invest sweat-equity hours in building their home and others
* Make an affordable down payment
* Make timely mortgage payments
* Attend homeowner education classes


Area Served

Houston County in Minnesota
La Crosse, Trempealeau and Vernon counties in Wisconsin


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (608) 785-2373

Last Update

2/14/2024

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