Application Information

Thank you for your interest in applying to be a Habitat of Humanity of Union County house partner.

Habitat for Humanity seeking homeowner for occupancy in 2021

Click to review or download application.

Please return completed applications to:

Habitat for Humanity of Union County

222 N. Maple Street

Creston, IA 50801

Call 641-344-8032

Basic considerations for successful partnership with Habitat are:

  • Family must be legal residents of the USA and reside in Union County, Iowa.

  • Family must be able to demonstrate a stable work history.

  • Prove a steady income.

  • Family must meet the income guidelines that depend on family size.

  • Family must sustain a bank account over a period of time and have good credit.

The future owner of a Habitat house will be expected to:

  • Invest by doing labor on a habitat house (200 hours) called “sweat equity”

  • Make an affordable down payment or have adequate "cash at closing."

  • Attend a required homeowners class.

  • Make timely monthly mortgage payments.

The application will include the details and proof of meeting the preceding requirements.

Please call Habitat for Humanity of Union County for more information (641)344-8032