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Criteria for homeownership (continued)

Willingness to partner:

  • Once approved, must be willing to complete sweat equity (volunteer) hours
    • 56 hours for a single applicant
    • 86 hours for those with a co-applicant
  • Once approved, must complete homebuyer education classes
    • 11 homebuyer classes (22 hours) for each applicant
    • 1 first-time homebuyer workshop (8 hours) for each applicant
  • Encourage other families to participate in the Habitat Orlando & Osceola program
  • Be responsible for the maintenance of your home from the day you move in
  • Be responsible for repaying the mortgage loan in a timely manner so that other families can benefit from the homeownership program

Where you can complete sweat equity hours:

  • Construction site
  • Office help
  • Speaking engagements (including interviews with media / Habitat Orlando & Osceola marketing team)
  • Special events

We can accommodate disabilities; everyone is invited to partner for affordable homeownership!

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