- Income qualifications: 40-80% area median income
- Need for affordable housing: Priority will be given to those who are most vulnerable (Disaster affected persons, displaced persons, single parent households, older people-65+, person with disabilities, person with long term illness) as well as other criteria
- Ability to Pay an affordable mortgage – steady form of income
- Willingness to Partner with Habitat – provide sweat equity hours to help build your home
Willingness to partner
Sweat Equity: Understands and is willing to perform at least 250 hours of sweat equity per adult per household from the beginning of partnership to completion of home.
Commitment: Commitment to the community. Lived in and/or worked in Butte County for past 2 years. Commitment to a drug free community.
Legal Resident: Applicants must provide proof of legal residency.
Criminal Record: No adult member of the household has a criminal record that poses a likely future risk to neighbors, Habitat staff, or Habitat volunteers.