Do you qualify for a Habitat Home? Here are the Basic Guidelines:
__ I live and/or work in Blue Earth, Le Sueur, Nicollet, Sibley, or Watonwan counties.
Need For Adequate Shelter:
__ I cannot qualify for a home mortgage.
__ I live with family or friends.
__ I am living in substandard conditions.
__ I pay over 50% of my income for housing.
Ability to Pay:
__ I and/or the Co-Applicant have a reliable source of income (wages, child support, disability, Social Security, etc.)
__ I/we pay my bills on time.
__ I/ we do not have excessive debt or
multiple bills in collections.
__ I/we have had stable income for the last 6 months.
__ My/our income is within the maximum range for my family situation and county. (See chart on back)
Willingness to Partner:
__ I/we are willing to fulfill the 200 to 400
“sweat equity” hours required, which
includes helping to build the house and homeowner classes participating in homeowner classes.
Are you (and Co-Applicant) a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident?
o Y E S o NO
Are you free of any judgments, liens, or bankruptcy proceedings currently and for the last 2 years?
o YES o N O