Own A Home

Each Habitat affiliate selects “Homeowner Candidates” to become Habitat homeowners. Habitat for Humanity follows a nondiscriminatory policy of family selection in accordance with fair housing regulations. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Volusia County works to build or restore affordable homes in partnership with people who present need, ability to pay, and willingness to partner with the affiliate

“There is nothing like coming home to your own home. It is my sanctuary. It is my special place.”

Arlene Armstrong, Habitat Homeowner


Applicant criteria may vary from affiliate to affiliate. HFH of GVC requires applicants to demonstrate:

  • Need (current housing is substandard)
  • Ability to pay the mortgage (income, credit, debt)
  • Willingness to partner (hours of “Sweat Equity”, homeowner education)

To learn more about how to become a Habitat for Humanity of Greater Volusia County homeowner, please contact the Director of Homeowner Services Darlene Wolfson at 386-257-9950 or email at HomeownerServices@HabitatGVC.org.

We look forward to hearing from you!