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Habitat For Humanity Lower WI River Affiliate

Mailing Address

PO Box 35
Dodgeville, WI 53533

Contact Information:

Phone: (608) 935-5386
Email: info@lwrhabitat.org

Organization Contacts

John Ziehr
Phone: (608) 935-5386
Email: jziehr@mhtc.net

Description:

The Lower Wisconsin River Habitat for Humanity (LWRHFH) staff and volunteers build simple, decent, affordable homes in partnership with low-income families who want to become homeowners. Each partner family participates in the building process and purchases the completed home from LWRHFH, at cost, with a no-interest mortgage from LWRHFH. In turn, LWRHRH uses the mortgage payments from finished homes to fund additional construction. LWRHFH has built more than a dozen homes in Iowa County and tries to build at the rate of one house per summer. You must have lived in Iowa County or a bordering community for at least 1 year before applying. Your income in less than 50% of the median in Iowa County.You must be living in a home that is unsafe, too crowded or too costly. You must have been denied for a mortgage by a conventional lending institution. You and your friends, relatives must be able to work on the home for a total of 300 to 500 hours. You must be able to make a down payment of $750. You must have the means to repay the no-interest loan



Contact:

Main: (608) 935-5386



(Updated: 8/11/11)



Search Terms:

Housing Authority

Low Income

Iowa County

Service Categories

Housing

Geographic Areas Served

  • Counties Iowa

Hours of Operation

  • Monday: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Other Information

  • Criteria for Services or Eligibility
    Other (See Description)

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Last Update Date: 08/30/2013

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