On Friday 19 May Habitat for Humanity Victoria handed over their most recent new home to Chris and Jacqui and their two boys Mason, 5 and Saxon, 2.
The bank manager laughed when Christopher Curry and his partner Jacqui Kirby applied for a home loan. Based on what Christopher earned they had no hope, he said.
Habitat Victoria shares why they are looking ahead to a busy year and their plans to help more Australians into home ownership.
Community goodwill has given single dad Michael McGlashan his own home for the first time since a 2010 work injury cost him almost everything. Through Habitat for Humanity, the family moved into their new home in Victoria in time for Christmas.
Habitat for Humanity Victoria has had a busy few months with plans to construct several new homes this year.
The last few months have been very busy for our Victoria office who celebrated the completion of their 55th home toward the end of last year…
Habitat for Humanity Victoria handed over three new homes to our partner families in Drouin.
Nissan Motorsport V8 Supercar driver Michael Caruso recently set aside his race suit for a hammer and shovel in support Habitat for Humanity Victoria.
Habitat Victoria has started to build another house at Prospect Rise, Yea using an innovative “core construction method”. In this unique method, the homes wet areas (bathroom, toilet, laundry and kitchen) are built offsite in a factory and then transported to the construction site.
Habitat Victoria were recently joined by staff from ASSA ABLOY Australia to volunteer on our home building program.