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Habitat for Humanity’s Homeownership Program

Simple. Decent. Affordable.
Do you dream of owning your own home? Habitat for Humanity of Cape Cod may be able to work with you to make your dreams come true. The unique Habitat for Humanity program offers the opportunity to own a home for an affordable monthly mortgage payment. We caution potential homeowner families that the process can be lengthy and that you can expect to work hard. But if you are successful, you will benefit from the security and peace of mind that owning a home can provide.

You can also stay up-to-date about homeownership opportunities by subscribing to our e-news. Questions?  Contact our Family Programs Manager, Mary Ann Mills-Lassiter, at 508 362 3559 x21 or send an email.

Do I Qualify for a Habitat Home?

Homebuyer Applications are open for 8 homes in Brewster & 2 homes in Wellfleet until Friday, March 22, 2019! 

Homebuyer Applications are open for 1 home in Mashpee until Tuesday, April 16, 2019! 

Eight homes will be built in the Town of Brewster and two in Wellfleet. House sizes include two 2-bedroom and six 3-bedroom houses in Brewster; one 2-bedroom and one 3-bedroom houses in Wellfleet. One 3-bedroom home will be built in Mashpee. 

Applicant households must be income eligible with a maximum 60% of area median income by household size for some homes (example $51,720 currently, for a family of 4); and at 65% for some homes ($56,030 for a family of 4). Applicant households must be willing to commit many hours of sweat equity to building the home and have a housing need.

The monthly housing payment (mortgage, taxes, insurance, home owner association fees) for these homes is estimated to be around $670- $750 per month depending on cost of taxes, insurance, and other terms. 

Applications are available at:

- Here

- Brewster Public Library, 1822 Main St., Brewster MA     Wellfleet Public Library, 55 W. Main St., Wellfleet  MA

- Habitat for Humanity office: 411 Main Street (Route 6A), Suite 6, Yarmouth Port 

- Application/Information Workshops    

- Or call to have an application mailed to you: 508-362-3559 (Habitat office)

 

Other local resources including Community Services and Food Pantries.