Habitat Homeownership

We provide a hand up. not a hand out.

Bend Redmond Habitat builds and sells about 10-15 affordable homes a year.
Mortgages are affordably set at approximately 33% of the household income at the time of loan application.

Habitat is a long-term home-ownership program. From application to owning a home, it takes approximately 12-18 months depending on the mortgage readiness of each applicant.
For programs involving immediate housing, foreclosure assistance, and home repairs
click here for resource contact information.

Answer 6 basic questions to determine if you meet our Program qualifications.

Are You Ready to Buy a Habitat Home?
Learn more about Bend Redmond Habitat’s Home-ownership Program in less than 10 minutes.

Habitat homeownership step by step

Follow this link for an overview of the complete program  


When can you apply?

After attending an Information session, and/or having scheduled an intake appointment with the homeownership department. For Redmond housing, see the Housing Information page. Bend-Redmond Habitat is not currently accepting applications for new homes 2019-2020. Dates will be posted when more information is available, and will be advertised on local media and our website. We will also reach out to you through our contact database so Inquire today.

Para información en Español, oprima el botón o llame al (541) 385-5387 extensión 104

Click to tour one of our most recently built Habitat Homes in Bend

Although the size of the home is determined by fhe family size at time of application, this will give you an idea of what house finishes look like as they are pretty standard to most builds.

Bend-Redmond Habitat is also Earth Advantage Certified-Platinum grade builder.

In order to be selected for the Bend Redmond Habitat homeownership program, applicants must meet three selection criteria: “Need for Housing,” “Willingness to Partner”and “Ability to Pay”.  For specific information on each, click the buttons below:


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We are pledged to the letter and spirit of the U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity throughout the nation. We encourage and support an affirmative advertising and marketing program in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, handicap, familial status, or national origin.