Will County Habitat for Humanity builds and rehabs affordable homes for low-income individuals and families who demonstrate a housing need. Habitat for Humanity believes homeownership is the most basic way to break successive generations of poverty.
Habitat for Humanity is an equal opportunity program. Applicants are selected based on their need for housing, willingness to partner with us, and their ability to pay the mortgage. Individuals from all races, sexes, and creeds are encouraged to apply.
If you are a current Habitat homeowner, please visit our homeowner resource page.
You may be eligible for a Habitat home if you have lived or worked in Will County for at least one year and you meet the 3 guidelines: need, ability to pay, and willingness to partner.
Is your present housing one of the following:
You and your family will be considered if your total income is between the income range (annual gross income is your income before taxes). This income is based on family size and is represented in the chart below:
|Family Size||Minimum Gross Annual Income||Maximum Gross Annual Income|
The projected housing payment cannot exceed 30% of your gross income. You will need to qualify for the mortgage loan as well as meet our income criteria. In addition, you must:
If you believe you would be a good candidate for our program, you can learn how to apply here.
Habitat is an Equal Housing Lender Opportunity provider. 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.