Habitat for Humanity of Utah County

Address: 340 South Orem Boulevard
Orem, UT 84058
Phone: 801-344-8527
Fax: 801-812-1193
Eligibility: To qualify you must: live or work for at least one year in Utah County, be a U.S. citizen or have permanent resident status, have the same source of income for at least six months (or show improvement of income), earn 25%-60% of the Area Median Income (see website), have less than 30% of your income going to debt (bankruptcy has to be resolved for at least 2 years), currently live in substandard housing (water leaks, overcrowding, electrical or heating problems), show a need, the ability to make monthly house payments, a down payment of $500 plus closing costs, be willing to partner with the local Habitat affiliate (Sweat equity hours are required; 500 hours for 2 parent, 350 hours for single parent), and attend an orientation session (usually held in the Spring) to fill out a program application.
Services Provided: Through volunteer labor, professional expertise and tax-deductible donations, Habitat for Humanity of Utah County obtains land and builds simple, decent homes in Utah County. Families who meet qualifications help build, then purchase the home at no profit to the organization.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 4/5/2018