Habitat for Humanity - New Orleans Area

Address

7100 Saint Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118

(504) 861-2077

www.habitat-nola.org

Date of Official Change:

February 28, 2008

AKA:

NOAHH

Description:

New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity builds new homes in partnership with low-income families. Each family helps build their homes, and then purchases the home at cost, with a 20 year, interest-free mortgage. No down payment is required.

Hours:

Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Wed-Sat 9am-5pm
ReStore Hours: Wed-Sat 9:30am-5pm

Intake Process:

Call homeowner hotline to receive an application packet in the mail. Picture ID and Proof of residence required

Program Fees:

$10 application fee.

Eligibility:

Criteria:
-Must demonstrate you are in need of housing and are currently living in overcrowded and/or substandard housing
-Must be willing to complete 350 hours of "sweat equity" of construction on other homes, as well as your own home over a period of 6 months. The hours are considered your down payment.
-Ability to Pay -NOAHH will sell the house to you at cost. You will have an interest free loan repayable over 20 years. Average payments inclusive of insurance/taxes, termite protection is approximately $650 a month for a brand new 3 bedroom home

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

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Date of Official Change:

February 28, 2008

Wishlist:

Building materials that are salvageable and recyclable (seconds, overstocks, used, discontinued materials whether from manfacturers, retail stores, contractors or individuals) to be used in our construction and to be re-sold to the general public at affordable prices.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Skilled and unskilled construction volunteers to assist in the building of decent affordable housing for low income families

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

7100 Saint Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118

Mailing

P.O. Box 15052
New Orleans, LA 70175-5052

Contacts

Person in charge - Sarrah Evans

Primary Contact

Family Service Coordinator

info@habitat-nola.org

Phone Numbers

Main

(504) 861-2077

Alternate

(504) 861-2059

Fax

(504) 866-6004

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Geography Served

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  • Louisiana
    • Jefferson County
      • Orleans County
        • Saint Tammany County
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