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Homebuyer Program

Habitat for Humanity of Horry County works with volunteers in the community to build homes. Once completed, the homes are sold to qualified buyers at no profit with a 30-year, interest free mortgage. We are able to offer this incredible opportunity because of generous support from churches, businesses and individuals in our community.

Each Habitat Homebuyer in our Homebuyer Program completes a minimum of 300 hours of sweat equity per adult  prior to purchasing and moving into their Habitat home.

Sweat equity is the volunteer time invested by Homebuyers in building their own and other Habitat houses, volunteering in the ReStore, attending monthly Homebuyer meetings, working and attending Habitat events and volunteering with other community organizations. Sweat equity increases the personal stake of each family member in the home, fosters partnership with Habitat and is a key principle of Habitat in building partnerships across economic, racial and national divisions. 

Program Application

Questions regarding the application process or the Homebuyer Program?

Michelle Morgan, Family Services Director
[email protected]
Danielle Lewis, Homeowner Services Specialist
[email protected]
(843) 650-8815 ext. 8003

Applications may be submitted beginning March 1, 2024. The last day to submit applications is March 29, 2024 at Noon.

Be sure to review all packet information and complete all application materials prior to submitting. Review the STEPS TO APPLY below.

Steps to Apply

Apply for the Habitat for Humanity of Horry County Homeownership Program


Review the program information


Complete the Pre-App Questionnaire


If you answered YES to all...proceed to step 4


Download and print the application


Review the checklist thoroughly


Submit all documents in the checklist and your completed application.

Important Notes

Can't print the application?

Email [email protected] or [email protected]. Or, call (843) 650-8815 ext. 8003

How to submit your application

Application can be mailed or dropped off (by appointment only.) The office is located at: 165 Co-Op Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588

Make sure application is complete

Incomplete applications will NOT be considered. Be sure to provide ALL documents in the checklist and complete the ENTIRE application.

There's a deadline

Applications MUST be submitted by March 29, 2024 at 12:00pm or they will NOT be considered.

Please be patient

Once you've submitted your application, please allow at least 60 days to be contacted by mail or phone regarding next steps. If you are not selected, you will be notified by mail to why you were not selected.