Affordable Home Ownership & Repairs

Habitat provides you with the coaching, education and support to be successful in your home buying journey. We can help you buy a home you love with a mortgage you can afford. Your options may include buying a home built or rehabbed by Habitat, or working with a realtor to buy a home on the open market.

Existing homeowners can qualify for affordable home repairs of everything from roof replacements to electrical work and more. Up to 80% of project costs can be covered based on your income.

Learn more about our different programs:

Build Your Home
First-time homebuyers can qualify for affordable brand new and completely rehabbed homes. Own your own home!
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Critical Home Repair
Existing homeowners can qualify for affordable repairs, with projects ranging from roof repair, structural issues and more.
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Affordable Mortgage Program
Choose the neighborhood and home that suits your family, while Habitat helps you qualify for a mortgage that you can afford.
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Free Lead Removal
Milwaukee Habitat is now offering free lead abatement services for qualified homeowners in the areas where we're building.
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Safe, affordable housing creates a ripple effect for families to build strength, stability, and independence.
In fact, we recently conducted a survey of all Milwaukee Habitat homeowners, and found out that: 87% of their children had graduated from high school. That’s nearly 30% higher than the average graduation rate of Milwaukee Public School students.