Fauquier Habitat's Homeownership Process

We know buying a home can be overwhelming. That's why we'll work with you each step of the way, and make sure you have the tools you need to achieve your goal. Here's a step-by-step overview of what to expect during the process of becoming a Habitat homeowner. 

  • 1) Review our Qualifications & Complete our Eligibility Questionnaire
    1) Review our Qualifications & Complete our Eligibility Questionnaire

    Fauquier Habitat for Humanity's Homeownership Program has several requirements that candidates must meet. Save yourself time. Then, complete the Program Eligibility Questionnaire to help determine if you may be a good candidate for the program.

  • 2) Apply
    2) Apply

    Upon completing the Program Eligibility Questionnaire, you will receive an email notification either inviting you to apply to the program or providing reasons why you do not qualify at this time.
    You must attend our Applicant Information Session to receive an application. We are hosting two sessions virtually on March 31st at 6:30 pm & on April 3rd at 10 am. You only need to attend one.

  • 3) Complete Partnership Requirements
    3) Complete Partnership Requirements

    If you are accepted into the program, you will begin your Homeownership classes and earning your 250 hours of "sweat equity" volunteering with Fauquier Habitat.

  • 4) Select Your Home
    4) Select Your Home

    Once you've earned 2/3 of your sweat equity hours, you will select your home or lot.

  • 5) Close on Your Home
    5) Close on Your Home

    Complete the home-closing process, and get the keys to your new home!