Frequently Asked Questions
Owning a home is one of the biggest responsibilities in a person’s life, and there are always many questions and concerns regarding home ownership. Each question is important and part of the Habitat for Humanity program is to make sure we provide the answers to those questions, so that our applicants and homeowners are well-informed.
Here are some of the most frequently asked questions – click on any title to see answer.
Click on any topic below to view details
Habitat for Humanity does not discriminate and anyone over the age of 18 is welcome to apply to our program.
The application fee is for the background and credit check. The application cannot be evaluated until we are able to conduct the background check.
A family will complete 300 hours.
An applicant must be at least over the age of 18. Our current Mortgages average 30 years.
Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity currently builds houses in Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda and Englewood. We do our best to assign the area the partner family requests, but the actual house assignment depends on the build schedule.
We rely on our volunteers to build our homes, work in our stores and help in our office. We welcome you to continue to partner with Habitat so we can help more families in need.
2017/2018 Income Guidelines
Family Size Maximum Gross Household Income