What Makes Up Your Credit Score?

Credit and credit scores affect so many aspects of our lives but the details of it aren’t always clear. Habitat HOPE is here to help by answering ‘what makes up your credit score?’ Let’s break it down: 10% New Credit – recently opened...

105th Habitat Family Partner Enters Homeownership program

The past year has shown us what is important or at least reminded us what should be prioritized. Things like family and shelter are two of the most important things anyone can have.  Habitat Monroe is proud to be able to provide safe, decent, affordable housing...

Monroe’s Women-Owned Businesses

As a part of Habitat Monroe’s ongoing celebration of Women’s History Month, we want to celebrate the history of the women in our own community. We’re going to shine the spotlight on women-owned businesses in Monroe, so that you can feel good about supporting Monroe...

Are You at Risk of Property Tax Foreclosure?

Are you at risk of losing your home due to delinquent property taxes, resulting in a property tax foreclosure? Habitat HOPE Housing Counseling may be able to help. In Michigan, real property tax foreclosure involves a three year process. Parcels are forfeited to...

Celebrate Women’s History with WLI

March marks the start of Women’s History Month, a month dedicated to recognizing prominent women in history and celebrating those who work to improve conditions for women everywhere. The Women’s Leadership Initiative is a network of women in Monroe County who use...