Application Process:

1. 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. Details of the home and applications will be available by:  


Phone: Family Services (831) 469-4663 ext. 12


Visit: Habitat Monterey Bay Administrative Office 108 Magnolia Street, Santa Cruz 95062

2. Applications will be processed as they are received. Please note that incomplete applications will not be processed.


3. Approved applicants will be placed on a “Qualified Applicant” list. Applicants will be notified within 30 days of acceptance or denial. Any applications received outside an open application period will be placed on an interested persons list. When more homes become available, the applicants on the interested persons list will be notified that the application period is open and they may reapply


4. Qualified applicants will make an appointment with Habitat for Humanity Monterey Bay for a mandatory Homeowner Orientation, after which a home visit will be scheduled.


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. We require at least a three-day notice to set up translation services and provide reasonable accommodations.


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.

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Building Affordable Housing in  Santa Cruz County, Monterey County

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