Reminder

If you attended an information session and received a pre-application form, these must be completed and returned to the Habitat for Humanity Administrative Office no later than November 16, 2018 at 4:00PM.

Applications will not be accepted after this deadline.

The Habitat Homeownership Program provides a hand up to families who might never manage traditional homeownership. Homes are sold to qualified homeowners at fair market value and carry an interest-free, zero downpayment mortgage set at 25% of their gross annual household income. Before becoming a Habitat partner family, rent often accounts for 50-70% of families' income. Savings for a downpayment to purchase a home is only a dream.

Habitat Build Site

Haultain Crossing is a 62 unit townhome development in Regina's Eastview Community.


Project Timeline:

Phase 1: construction began in Fall 2015 and 14 families moved into their new homes in December 2016

Phase 2: construction began in Fall 2016 and 10 families moved into their new homes in November 2017

Phase 3: 10 families are scheduled to move into their new homes in December 2018

Phase 4: construction began on 11 new homes in September 2018

Phase 5: the application process for families will begin in November 2018


The Haultain Crossing development is estimated to cost more than $12 million and will be home to between 200 and 250 individuals upon completion.


Site Plan

Family Selection

Families must meet 4 basic criteria in order to qualify for the Habitat for Humanity Regina homeownership program:

  • Be in need of affordable housing
  • Be a Permanent Resident or citizen of Canada and lived in Canada for a minimum of 3 years and in Regina for a minimum of 2 years
  • Earn a gross household income between $32,000 and $66,500 per year and be able and willing to pay an interest free, zero downpayment mortgage set at 25% of the annual income
  • Be willing and able to complete 500 sweat equity hours towards home construction, in the ReStore and in the community.



We have wrapped up the Homeownership Information Sessions for 2018.  Contact us to sign up to receive information on future homeownership events.

Transformational Change

Habitat homeownership is a life-changing experience for families. Studies show:

  •  86% of new Habitat homeowners report being happier since moving into their new home
  • 78% report improvements in family health
  • 36% of families became less reliant on social assistance and community services
  • 54% noticed an improvement in children's behaviour
  • Every $1 invested in Habitat for Humanity produces $4 worth of social benefit

sources: 

Transforming Lives: The Social Return on Habitat's Work in Canada,Boston Consulting Group, 2015

Building Families' Futures and Opportunities through Habitat Homeownership, CMHC, 2013

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62 townhome condos in Regina's Eastview Neighbourhood

Phase 1 (Units 1-14) took possession of their homes in September 2016

Phase 2 (Units 15-24) took possession of their homes in November 2017

Phase 3 (Units 25-34) will take possession of their homes in November 2018

Phase 4 (Units 48-58) are just beginning!

Boston Consulting Group - Transforming Lives: The Social Return of Habitats' Work in Canada (pdf)

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