top of page
20180831_163040.jpg

Apply for a home

Thank you for your interest in partnering with Habitat for Humanity South Sarasota County.

Please note, while we would love to help as many people as possible, only a limited number of applicants will be accepted into our program.

To prepare for our next round of applications, please review the requirements below.

Yes or No?

  • I have lived or worked in South Sarasota County affiliate boundary for the past 12 months, i.e., Osprey, Laurel, Nokomis, Venice, North Port or the Sarasota County side of Englewood.                  

  • I am a US Citizen or Permanent Resident Alien.     

  • I have 2 years of verifiable income and the ability to repay the mortgage.

  • I have not had a foreclosure or bankruptcy in the past 3 years.

  • I do not have any judgments or liens against me.

  • I do not have excessive debt or any collections.

  • I do not already own a home

  • My current living in in substandard housing which would include any of the following conditions:

    • Home is in poor physical condition

    • Home is overcrowded

    • Rent is subsidized

    • Rent is more than 30% of income

  • I am willing to:

    • Contribute hours of “sweat equity”

    • Attend Habitat homeowner training workshops

    • Pay $3,000 toward closing costs

  •  My household gross income falls within Habitat's income limits. (Contact our office for more info on limits.)

  • I do not have more than a 40% total debt ratio which would include my new mortgage payment.

Family Size        Minimum             Maximum

1                              $42,240                 $56,300

2                             $48,240                 $64,350

3                             $54,300                 $72,350

4                             $60,300                 $80,400

5                             $65,160                  $86,800

6                             $69,960                 $93,250

7                             $74,820                 $99,700

8                             $79,620                 $106,150

Complete the application orientation

If you said yes to all of the requirements, please move forward with the application process

Application Procedure

Next application cycle: July 1 - 12, 2024

Only fully completed applications will be accepted.

Currently, we are not able to make copies or handle personal materials.

For questions, please contact Homeowner Services at homeownerservices@habitatsouthsarasota.org.

Click Here to View and Download The Sarasota Resource Guide
This resource guide is a general overview of some of the services available to those in need of immediate assistance in Sarasota County.

bottom of page