Americana! : A Celebration of National Homeownership Month

| Posted on 25 June, 2014

With National Homeownership Month in full swing, we are keeping the celebration going! Last week, we commemorated the spirit of the American Dream with Americana! Generous donors, volunteers, and board members gathered for the patriotic-themed cocktail mixer in support of Habitat SHR’s Rebuilding the American Dream (RAD) campaign. The event took place at the Norfolk […]

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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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