Home Construction


Building homes is about a community – Habitat, homeowners, volunteers, donors – coming together to build a better life and stronger neighborhood. Habitat homes are designed to maximize space and comfort while blending beautifully with the surrounding neighborhood. As a green builder, we take a whole systems approach to design and construction that conserves resources and contributes to a healthy environment both inside and outside the homes we build.

Habitat homes are then purchased by families with limited incomes through affordable mortgages. Families partner with Habitat and participate in the construction their own homes as they prepare for successful homeownership.

Together with the future homebuyers, volunteers, and community of supporters, we build sustainably, intelligently, and affordably, offering more families a chance to gain a foothold on a strong, stable future.

See the impact a home can have on a family.

If you are looking to become a homeowner, please visit our Services page for more information.

Home Construction
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“We are really grateful that we have the ability to do this. If it wasn’t for the house through Habitat, I don’t think this would be possible. The money other people make goes all to rent. Luckily, we have the house, so we do have the ability to do all these things for our kids.”

Lourdes, Habitat Homeowner

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Events

CANCELLED- First-Time Home Buyer Class: April 4, 2020

April 4, 2020

EVENT CANCELLED- In accordance with the “shelter in place” order for six Bay Area counties, we are canceling all the April 4 First Time Homebuyer Class.

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POSTPONED - Unity Playhouse Build

April 19, 2020

Join hand-in-hand with others from different faith communities across the Bay Area and move beyond dialogue to build a better community.

Together with the Muslim Community of the East Bay in Pleasanton, we invite faith communities from all ...

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