Get ready to apply!

Thank you for your interesting in buying a Habitat home! First The online application will take you about 30 minutes. 

First:

Are you able to answer yes to the following criteria? 

  • I can demonstrate a need for safe, affordable housing.

  • I am a US citizen or permanent resident.

  • I have lived or worked in Wake or Johnston County for the past year.

  • I am willing to partner with Habitat Wake, including investing "sweat equity" hours and completing financial and homeowner education courses.

  • I am able to pay an affordable monthly mortgage payments. (Click here for this year’s income guidelines

Second:

If you were able to answer yes to all of these questions, you can move on to our pre-qualification application! There are several documents that you’ll need to have handy for each person in your family:

  • Social Security numbers 

  • Gross monthly and yearly incomes

  • Social Security or disability information (if applicable)

  • Recent rental information

  • Current housing information

  • Background check information

Applicants who complete and meet the required qualifications of the pre-application will be invited to attend a homeowner information session. If you have any questions, please contact Tamesia Wright, Homeownership Selection Manager.

 

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