What You Need to Apply for Your Habitat Home

  • South Carolina driver’s licence or photo ID

  • Most recent tax return – for applicant and co-applicant

  • Paycheck stubs, SSI statements, any other income statements

  • Checking account – 3 months of statements

  • Savings account balance

  • Strong employment references

  • Household income falls within Charleston County limits established by HUD (see chart to the right)

  • Strong rental payment history

  • Credit report history

  • Background check individuals with criminal backgrounds could be disqualified

Please find our Privacy Statement and Notice here.

Household Income Guidelines

(combined income of everyone in the home)

Family Size
1 person
2 people
3 people
4 people
5 people
6 people
7 people
8 people

Application Process

We are pausing the application process at this time and will resume in the Fall. 

We will have a homeowner information session in late September. Please call the office for details.

If you are interested in beginning the application process for one of our homes, please contact Louis Kines at 843-768-0998 ext. 111 or

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for assistance without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.