Find out if your family qualifies to purchase a new Habitat OC home.
Habitat OC Selects
Families Based On
- Meet income guidelines
- Have good credit & low debt
- Meet residency requirement
Families must have a significant need for improved housing, such as:
Ability to Pay
Purchasing a Habitat OC home is a big investment. A family’s source of income must be steady, verifiable and meet the following qualifications:
Income Range By Number Of
Persons In Household
*A lower minimum income may be accepted for homes that were built in prior years.
Income Range by number of persons in household
|Family Size||Income Range*|
|1||$50,000 – $66,500|
|2||$50,000 – $76,000|
|3||$50,000 – $85,500|
|4||$50,000 – $94,950|
|5||$50,000 – $102,550|
|6||$50,000 – $110,150|
|7||$50,000 – $117,750|
|8||$50,000 – $125,350|
Credit report must be in good standing and show that the family:
Concerned about your credit? Consider working with SparkPoint OC – Orange County United Way, a non-profit service. They can help you learn how to reach financial stability. Call (714) 278-4679.
Don’t meet some of the criteria? Please refer to other organizations that might be able to help your family.
Willingness to Partner
Time to understand the third criteria, willingness to partner…
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.
Homebuyer Services Department
Phone: 714.434.6200 ext.213
Learn about all our Offerings:
Attend a Homebuyer Orientation meeting and learn how to apply to purchase a traditional Habitat OC home. Sessions are available in multiple OC locations and languages, plus via online webinars.