The first priority for Habitat Housing is households with members who LIVE or WORK or WORSHIP in Fostoria, OH.
1. You will be considered for a Habitat home if your present housing is not adequate, and if you are unable to obtain adequate housing through other conventional means. Lack of adequate housing may include problems with the present structure; water, electrical or sewage service systems; heating system, or failure to meet city property maintenance standards. Also taken into consideration are the number, the ages and the gender of children compared to the number of bedrooms in your present home.
2. Your ability to pay for Habitat Housing. The percentage of your monthly income that you currently spend on housing is considered to determine need. You will be required to openly and fully discuss your financial situation with Habitat personnel.
3. Your character must be good as determined by: reputation for honesty through opinions of neighbors, associates, clergy, creditors, utility companies, landlords, etc.
If you would like to learn more about home ownership, call us at 419-435-2884. To begin the process, click here to download the pre-application form. We will contact you after we receive your application package.