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

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 […]

Rodney Baltimore’s Hot 105 FM interview with Marcia Barry-Smith

Listen to Rodney Baltimore’s Hot 105 FM interview with Marcia Barry-Smith, Habitat for Humanity of Broward Director of Community Outreach, Policy & Advocacy. Marcia and Rodney discuss Habitat’s latest open enrolment for homeownership and the realities of affordable housing in our community.  Your browser does not support the audio element.

9 Things to Donate When You are Renovating

9 Things to Donate When You Are Renovating

Are you getting your house renovated? If you are trying to refresh your home and bring in some new positive energy along the way, we would like to suggest you donate items to the Habitat for Humanity. It will make all the difference to your community. You might consider some of the material trash, but […]

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Before and After Closing on a House Tips

Have you found a suitable home for you and your family? Have you decided to make an offer on a house and the seller has agreed to sell the house to you? Have you been pre-approved by a lender? If yes, then congratulations, this is great news!  Although it is a great future step for […]

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Broward Habitat Restore Made Hurricane Shutters Affordable for Hundreds

Recycled Aluminium Shutters Fly out Restore Doors Habitat for Humanity of Broward provided close to 300 families with hurricane shutters at cut-rate prices in the days leading up to Hurricane Dorian. Now, those same families have the security of knowing they are prepared the next time a hurricane approaches. These shutters are an investment that […]

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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.