New Homeowner Program

A path to your safe, affordable home

Everyone deserves a decent place to live.

At Habitat for Humanity of Ionia County (HFHIC) we believe in a world where everyone has a safe, stable, and affordable place to live. Through programs such as New Homeownership, A Brush with Kindness and Rock the Block, we help families accomplish this goal.


New Homeowner Selection Process

The selection of homeowners is done by our Homeowner Selection Committee using standardized selection criteria that does not discriminate based on race, gender, age, handicap, religion, marital status, or because all or part of the applicant’s income is derived from public assistance programs.  

Need for Housing

Our applicant(s) must demonstrate that their current housing situation has one or more of the following characteristics:

Demonstrated Ability to Pay

Willingness to Partner with Habitat

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Income Requirements

In order to qualify for one of our programs, you must qualify under our income limits, which are listed below according to Michigan State Housing Development Authority or MSHDA:

Let's Build Your Home Together

Here at Ionia Habitat we’re ready and willing to partner with you and provide you with the home that you need. We’re dedicated to providing shelter to those in need and providing a hand up to those who need it most.

Need to Fix Up Your Current Home?

Maybe you already have a home, but you need some help will small exterior repairs, a wheelchair ramp, etc. If you’re in need of assistance with small exterior repair, then our program A Brush with Kindness may be just what you’re looking for! Click the button below to learn more!

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