Get on the “Fast Track” to Habitat Homeownership

| Posted on 19 June, 2014

New Survey Helps to Streamline Application Process By: Carla Holmes, Director of Family Services It’s National Homeownership Month, and we’re on a mission to make affordable homeownership available to more families in South Hampton Roads! To make this possible, we are encouraging families to complete an application to become eligible for our housing program. Habitat […]

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Congressman Bobby Scott Kicks-off National Homeownership Month with Habitat SHR

| Posted on 10 June, 2014

On Saturday, Congressman Robert “Bobby” Scott and his congressional staff kicked off National Homeownership Month with a Habitat SHR team build at our property on 721 Bold Street in Portsmouth. The Bold Street property is one of 24 homes that will be renovated and sold to low-income families as part of the Rebuilding the American […]

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Hamilton’s Realty: Increasing Opportunities for Affordable Homeownership…One Closing at a Time

| Posted on 29 May, 2014

As any homebuyer will attest, purchasing a new home is one of the most empowering and life-changing moments one will experience. Hamilton’s Realty is helping to make potential homeowners’ dreams come true, while offering them an opportunity to pay it forward. The Virginia Beach-based boutique real estate firm selected Habitat for Humanity of South Hampton […]

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A Living Memorial: Remembering our Heroes

| Posted on 23 May, 2014

By: Stanley Bryant, RADM, USN (RET) In celebration of Memorial Day, we remember our fallen Soldiers, Sailors Airmen and Marines and honor their service to our great country. We gather for parades, community observances, or visit the final resting place of our loved ones – in sincere gratitude for their willingness to make the ultimate […]

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Give Local 757: One Day Only. Make it Count!

| Posted on 2 May, 2014

On Tuesday, May 6th, philanthropic giving will go viral across Hampton Roads! For 24 hours, you will have the opportunity to join like-minded, concerned citizens in a collective effort to affect change in the 757. Habitat SHR is pleased to participate as a registered non-profit organization in this fun, community-wide day of giving, but we […]

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