We are thrilled you are interested in homeownership with Habitat Chicago. We open applications for our program on a periodic basis, accepting several households at once so you have the peer-support of completing the program as a cohort.


Next Application Period

At present, our application period is closed. Our next application period will open in October of 2020.


What Can You Do Until Then?

  1. Let us know you are interested so we can notify you when the application period opens. Fill out the form on this page or call us at (312) 563-0296 x15.

  2. Review our Affordable Homeownership Program page to make sure you meet the minimum qualifications for our program.

  3. Consider enrolling in one of our public Homebuyer University courses to begin preparing and planning for a successful home loan application.

  4. Make sure your credit report is as healthy as it can be. You can find your credit report on the federal government’s free site, Begin addressing judgments and excess debt ASAP. Visit our Service Resources page for organizations you can work with if you need help with your credit.  

  5. Consider volunteering on our build site to get a sense of the program, our homes and the neighborhood.



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