Apply for a home
Thank you for your interest in partnering with Habitat for Humanity South Sarasota County.
Our application cycle is now OPEN.
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 currently living 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 300 hours of “sweat equity”
Attend Habitat homeowner training workshops
Pay $2,400 toward closing costs
My household gross income falls between the following income limits:
HFH SOUTH SARASOTA COUNTY
ANNUAL 2020 INCOME LIMITS
Family Size Minimum Maximum
1 $26,800 $42,850
2 $30,600 $49,000
3 $34,450 $55,100
4 $38,250 $61,200
5 $41,350 $66,100
6 $44,400 $71,000
If you answered YES to all the questions above,
please proceed to the home-ownership application.
If you did not answer YES to all the questions above, we are sorry but you do not qualify at this time.
New COVID 19 Application Procedure
Due to social distancing guidelines, we will only be accepting applications two ways.
Only fully completed applications will be accepted.
Currently, we are not able to make copies or handle personal materials.
Drop off completed application sealed in an envelope at our corporate office in the application drop box by the front door. 280 Alligator Drive Venice, FL 34293.
As we are open for appointment only, so please call ahead of drop off - 941-493-6606 ex.226.
For questions, please contact our Homeowner Services Coordinator,
Mary Ouellette at mouellette@HabitatSouthSarasota.org.