Habitat For Humanity

(705) 750-1456

Steps to homeownership

Step 1

Apply online by completing the expression of interest form


Step 2

Application is reviewed by the Family Services Department, applicant will be contacted to verify information.


Step 3

If the process is continued the applicant is asked to fill out Long Form Application and provide documentation to support the information provided.


Step 4

An office interview is arranged. Only the applicant & co-applicant need to attend.


Step 5

Application presented to full Family Services Department and if accepted will continue.


Step 6

A home visit is arranged with the applicant. All household members must be present.


Step 7

The application is recommended by the Family Services Department to the Chief Executive Officer for approval.


Step 8

When a home becomes available, the Family Services Department and the applicant meet to sign a partnership agreement, indicating 500 Sweat Equity hours to be completed, the purchase and sales agreement as well as the mortgage agreement.

Contact Us

Habitat for Humanity
Peterborough and Kawartha Region

550 Braidwood Ave
Peterborough, ON K9J 1W1
705-750-1456
Registered Charity # 85772 4447 RR0001

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