Benefits of Purchasing an Atlanta Habitat home
No interest mortgage
Save an average of about $125, 000 over the life of the loan!
Low monthly payments
Currently, most new homeowners pay less than $650 per month, depending on the cost of their individual property
Low good faith deposit
Once an application is approved, a $750 good faith deposit is required which may be paid in installments. The homebuyer does not have any other out of pocket closing costs.
Attractive, well constructed homes
Brand new Whirlpool appliances
All Atlanta Habitat houses include a new stove, refrigerator, washer and dryer.
Energy efficient homes with low utility bills
Each Atlanta Habitat house is built using energy efficiency standards which ensures that our houses conserve energy, saving homeowners 35-40% on utility bills.
Handicapped visit able or accessible based on family’s needs
Attractive ramp allow handicap access to the home, and Ability Houses can be built for families with individuals who have a disability.
Little Known Facts
Little known fact #1
Currently, 50% of Georgia households make less than $50,000 a year and depending on the household situation, could qualify to purchase an Atlanta Habitat home.
Because of this fact, you know someone that may qualify to buy a zero interest mortgage home! Consider referring a co-worker, a family member, or church member to our program. What about the people who work in your most frequented stores and restaurants?
Click here for to request a flyer to distribute to potential homebuyers.
Little known fact #2
65% of American wealth comes from home ownership and it is often difficult for lower income working families to qualify for traditional mortgages.
Atlanta Habitat serves families that may not qualify for traditional mortgages because of large down payment and savings requirements, or income and past credit issues. Shouldn’t hard working families have a chance to accomplish the American Dream?
Click here to help us request an information session at your place of business, school or church.
Little known fact #3
Children of homeowners generally experience better self esteem, fewer disciplinary problems, higher graduation rates, and lower teenage pregnancy rates.
Click here to contact a representative to find out what you can do to help spread the word about the Atlanta Habitat home purchase program.