Habitat for Humanity of Butte County will be building homes in Paradise Ca. These homes will be for those who meet Habitat’s qualification criteria, which include:
- Income qualifications: Typically 60% – 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 250 sweat equity hours per applicant 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 our partnership to the completion of the home.
Commitment: Commitment to the community. Commitment to a drug-free community.
Lawful Permanent Resident: Applicant must provide proof of permanent residency (ie green card).
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.
BUTTE COUNTY INCOME CHART, 2023
These are last year’s numbers and are subject to change before the next selection process.