A recent study by national real-estate company Redfin shows a growing need for affordable housing in an environment increasingly stacked against renters. The full report is on Marketplace.org. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]
A Habitat house starts out as an idea of a place where a family can build a stronger, more stable future. Using that idea as inspiration, plans are dreamed up, and designs are put to paper. Take a look at just a few examples of Habitat house plans and renderings that are in use. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]
What exactly goes into building a Habitat house? A whole lot, as it turns out. Click here to find out about the materials, donations and your efforts that make Habitat homes a reality. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]
After Hurricane Sandy destroyed her home in 2012, Barbara says her hope was restored by Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County. “We have a beautiful and safe place to rest our heads at night. Habitat rebuilt our home and healed our hearts.” [ Habitat.ngo Link ]
Housing need presents itself wherever people live and work, and it has far-reaching effects. By partnering with us, families seize the opportunity and possibility that decent, affordable housing represents. Through shelter, we empower. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]
Troy’s mother had a dream. She longed to give her son what she had growing up: a sense of security, stability and safety. A #Habitat house in Georgia finally makes that possible. She no longer worries about always-increasing rent and possesses the know-how to become a successful homeowner. Troy can now thrive in their new home, a brighter future ahead of him.
Congratulations to Deshaun Watson, who grew up in a Habitat for Humanity home, for leading Clemson Football to a thrilling win in the 2016 National Championship last night. [ Habitat.ngo Link ] #CFBPlayoff
Sandar enjoys a sunny day on the porch of her family’s new Habitat home in North Carolina. The safe, dynamic subdivision in which she lives was planned with community input, and it shows. A shared garden, a busy soccer field, affordable homes — every child deserves to grow up nestled in such a neighborhood.
Maria Lucia wanted to provide a better life for her 7-year-old daughter Bia, so when Habitat Brazil began a repair and renovation project in her neighborhood, she quickly asked to join in. Read how their lives have improved. [ Habitat.ngo Link ]
“For every parent, it is important that their child gets a good education," Hristina, a Habitat for Humanity Macedonia homeowner said. "Once you provide a future for your child, life will be easier from that point on.”
A better, surer future — that’s exactly the strength that Habitat seeks to help more families build.