New homeowner holds house keys

Keys to success

In a Habitat for Humanity house, a family can unlock their highest potential.

Why? Because a Habitat homeowner is an empowered homeowner.

The affordable mortgage of a Habitat house means financial freedom and stability. The healthy environment of a sturdy, snug Habitat house is an environment where children can grow, study and play. And the community that connects to help more families build better futures is a strong alliance of mutual support.

Independence, security, peace of mind. A world where everyone has a decent place to live.


“We know we have a permanent place now,” says Poe Shee. “We can plan for things.”

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As the very first homeowner in Lawrence Habitat’s Comfort neighborhood, Cathy shares how she how she became part of the growing community from its very beginning.

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Heidi, a former teacher and youth advocate, shares her journey through the Habitat homeownership process and the sense of community it brings.

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Financial freedom

A statewide survey of Habitat homeowners in Minnesota reveals more savings and more confidence that college is in reach.

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Moments to remember

When a family partners with Habitat, every step of their journey is a step toward hope. Along the way, so many doors are opened.

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