Homeownership Program - Habitat for Humanity of the San Juans

1601 North Townsend Avenue

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Homeownership Program sells homes to families who go through a rigorous screening process and participate in building their home.

The homes are sold to families at no profit to Habitat, and with a 0% APR loan. Families pay for closing costs, contribute 75 - 200 hours of sweat-equity to help build their own home, and commit to making a monthly mortgage payment.
LocationMontrose County
Geographical AreaMontrose, Ouray, San Miguel, San Juan counties
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall or go online for more information
Intake RequirementsMust provide:
- Valid Photo ID
- Proof of Residency
- Proof of Lawful Presence
- Proof of Income
- Proof of Employment
- Social Security Cards for all household members
- Other Documentation as Requested
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Navajo
EligibilityFor low-income families i n need of housing who meet income requirements and are able to commit to program requirements including time spent in sweat equity in building the home.

Family household income needs to fall between 30% - 60% of the county's median income based on family size.

Income eligibility: https://buildinglives.org/ouray-county-eligibility-criteria/
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesDown payment fee
Fee AmountsApproximately $500
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (administration hours)
Specific Hours: By appointment only
Contact Information
Unable to plot address.
Contact's Phone (970) 252-9303
Physical Site Address 1 1601 N TOWNSEND AVE
Physical Site City, State, Zip MONTROSE, CO 81401
Mailing Address 1 PO BOX 162
Mailing City, State, Zip MONTROSE, CO 81402
Main Phone (970) 252-9304
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 or dial 711
Web Address www.buildinglives.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Habitat for Humanity of Colorado
Affiliated Program: 1601 North Townsend Avenue
This Service: Homeownership Program - Habitat for Humanity of the San Juans
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Sweat Equity Programs (BH-7000.8100-800)