Apply for Housing


Pre-applications are now open through December 15th for Rodeo Creek Court. Download and complete the pre-application, and view homeownership process guidelines using the buttons here. 

Applications will only be accepted during an open application period.  When Habitat has a future home site for sale, the application period will open and announced to the community via our website,, social media, local newspapers and posting at local organizations. 


Phone: Family Services (831) 469-4663 ext. 14  


Visit: Habitat Monterey Bay Administrative Office

108 Magnolia Street, Santa Cruz 95062


Application Process

  • Submit a pre-application with all requested documents. 

  • If approved, full application is submitted, and you attend an orientation meeting.

  • After full application review, if approved you are placed on approved applicant list.

  • When property becomes available, a home visit is scheduled.

  • File is sent to any partnering city or county for review.

  • If approved by partnering city or county, a participation agreement is signed.

  • Sweat equity requirement is fulfilled.

  • Your current income is reviewed. Move to home purchase.


If you have any questions, please call the number listed above. Family Services volunteers and staff members are available to help guide you through the home selection process.

If English is your second language and you need translation services, if you need a sign language interpreter, or if you require any other type of assistance please call our staff at (831) 469-4663 x14. We require at least a three-day notice to set up translation services and provide reasonable accommodations.​


Habitat for Humanity Monterey Bay provides equal housing opportunities for all, and ensures fair and equal access to its programs and services regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identification, national origin, religion, familial or marital status, disability, ancestry, sexual orientation, source of income, or other characteristics protected by law.

Spanish Si Ingles es su segundo idioma y necesita servicios de traducion, si necesita un interprete de lenguaje en senas o si requiere cualquier otra clase de asistencia, favor de llamar nuestro personal a 831-469-4663. Requerimos por lo menos tres dias de anticipo para ponerle servicios de traducion y proveerle acomodaciones razonables.