Home Construction

What We Build

Although simple and modest in size, Habitat Broward’s homes are more than adequate to meet the needs of the families we serve.

Where We Build

Since 1983, Habitat for Humanity of Broward has been building safe, decent and affordable homes in communities throughout Broward County.

Under Construction

Take a look at our current projects and track our progress as we build homes and communities from the ground up!

Completed Builds

Check out the variety of simple, decent, affordable homes and neighborhoods Habitat has been building throughout the Broward County area since 1983.

Building Green

Learn more about how Habitat Broward’s approach to green building, which focuses on long-term sustainability for both the homeowner and the environment.

  HFH Broward 2013 Construction Manual

Homeownership Program

Habitat homeownership is not a giveaway program, but a partnership in which future homeowners and their families are involved in all aspects of our mission.

Application Process

Applying for a Habitat home is a thorough and detailed process. Families are selected based on their need for housing, willingness to partner, and ability to repay the mortgage.

Sweat Equity

Learn more about one of the features that makes Habitat Broward so unique from other affordable housing providers.

Family Support

Habitat Broward recognizes that an affordable mortgage is only one part of becoming a successful homeowner. Find out how we work to break the cycle of poverty for our homeowners and their children.

News

Habitat Broward Ranked Among Top Habitat for Humanity Affiliates

CONTACT:   Robyn Harper, Habitat for Humanity of Broward, (954) 396-3030, ext. 228, robyn@habitatbroward.org Trena Brae, Bitner Group, (954) 714-7893, trena@bitnergroup.com Habitat Broward Ranked Among Top Habitat for Humanity Affiliates FORT LAUDERDALE (November 6, 2019) – Habitat Broward is ranked in the top three percent of all of Habitat for Humanity’s 1,200 U.S. affiliates for […]

Absolute vs Relative Poverty Understanding Different Types of Poverty

Absolute vs Relative Poverty: Understanding Different Types of Poverty

There are lots of poor people all around the world. They do not have enough (financial) resources to lead normal lives and meet basic needs. These people are deprived of access to healthy food, water, electricity, shelter, education, healthcare, etc.  Although the USA is considered one of the richest countries in the world, there are […]

Plan Your Year-End Gifts

We encourage you to be thoughtful as you plan your year-end gifts. Remember, there are options to giving cash which may offer greater benefits to you and your family. Here are a few. Real estate: Held more than one year, you can donate land, a home, condo or other property to Habitat Broward and possibly […]

Preparing Your Household Items for Donation

Preparing Your Household Items for Donation And Pick Up

Would you like to donate household items that you no longer need? If you have considered donating to Habitat Broward ReStore, you are going to help build homes for families. However, we know that some pieces are very bulky and thus cannot simply be placed in a bag or a box and transported to us. […]

6 Differences Between For-Profit and Nonprofit Organizations

6 Differences Between For-Profit and Nonprofit Organizations

Have you ever wondered what exactly is the difference between for-profit and nonprofit organizations? As suggested by their names, it is easy to understand that the main difference is connected with the profits of these organizations. However, it has nothing to do with whether they make profit or not, but rather with the following:  Purpose […]

JM Family Enterprises, Inc. and Habitat Broward Partner to Increase Play Opportunities for Pompano Beach Kids

CONTACT: Habitat for Humanity of Broward: Robyn Harper | (954) 396-3030, ext. 228 | robyn@habitatbroward.org JM Family Enterprises, Inc.: Lauren Fyke | (954)648-5462 | lauren.fyke@jmfamily.com KaBOOM!: Tamara Grider | 202-464-6196 | tgrider@kaboom.org POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – On Saturday, October 12, more than 200 volunteers from JM Family Enterprises, Inc., Habitat for Humanity of Broward and […]

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Get Involved

Are you interested in lending a hand up, not a hand out  to deserving families in need? Read on to find out how individuals, organizations, and corporations can get involved with Habitat Broward to help build, support financially or volunteer. Volunteer Habitat Broward welcomes volunteers of all skill levels to help us in our […]

Carter Work Project 2010

In October, a group of Habitat Broward staff and volunteers participated in the 27th Annual Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project, joining more than 1,000 volunteers for a week of building and rehabilitating homes in six U.S. cities.