We are thrilled you are interested in homeownership with Habitat Chicago. We open applications for our program on a periodic basis, accepting several families 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 be in the fall of 2018. Specific dates to be announced soon.


What Can You Do Until Then?

  1. Let us know you are interested so we can notify you when the application period opens. Send an email to or call us at (312) 563-0296 x10.

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

  3. 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 organization you can work with if you need help with your credit.  

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



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