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   HCLT HOMEOWNERSHIP APPLICATION


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Household Information: Birth dates, Employment and Education / School info

Economic Profile: Household income, Assets, and Debts
Current Living Situation: Rent and Utility costs

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HomeKeeper Affordable Housing App Step 1/5
1 Applicant Information
2 Household Information
3 Economic Profile
4 Current Living Situation
5 Homeownership Goals
Provide details for the Primary Applicant below. The Primary Applicant will be the main contact for Houston CLT. It is not required that the Primary Applicant be the most significant contributor to the family income. If there is a Co-Applicant, another household member that will be a co-borrower or co-owner, please include their details also.

Primary Applicant



 






 
Physical Address






Mailing Address




 










Co-Applicant




 




 








HomeKeeper Affordable Housing App Step 2/5
1 Applicant Information
2 Household Information
3 Economic Profile
4 Current Living Situation
5 Homeownership Goals
Please provide information on any other members of your household, such as children, grandparents, or other adults in the household who are full time or part time residents. This information helps calculate your household size. Demographic information is not a criteria in the approval process but provides a clearer picture on the types of families who might benefit from affordable housing opportunities.

Additional Household Member #1






 






Additional Household Member #2






 






Additional Household Member #3






 






Additional Household Member #4






 






Additional Household Member #5






 





*If you still have additional household members please notify the organization in your next meeting.
HomeKeeper Affordable Housing App Step 3/5
1 Applicant Information
2 Household Information
3 Economic Profile
4 Current Living Situation
5 Homeownership Goals
The information you provide on this page goes into determining your eligibility with the financial requirements of the Houston CLT.
Sources of IncomeIncome includes employment income, business income, benefits, retirement, child or spousal support, and most other recurring sources of income for the entire household.
Applicant Income

Employment Information

Self-Employment Information



Full-Time Employment Information









Part-time Employment Information










Other Sources of Income
Do you receive any of the following?

Spousal Support



Child Support



Adoption Assistance



Social Security



Disability Income



Annuities



Retirement/Pension



Recurring Gifts



Investment Income



Workers Compensation



Severance Pay


NOTE: If you do not receive any income, you must provide a print-out from the Texas Workforce Commission Office as verification and you must sign a Certification of No Employment. For instructions on how to obtain these documents, click here.
Co-Applicant Income

Employment Information

Self-Employment Information



Full-Time Employment Information









Part-time Employment Information










Other Sources of Income
Does the Co-Applicant receive any of the following?

Spousal Support



Child Support



Adoption Assistance



Social Security



Disability Income



Annuities



Retirement/Pension



Recurring Gifts



Investment Income



Workers Compensation



Severance Pay


If Co-Applicant or any other adult (18+) household member does not receive any income, he or she must provide a print-out from the Texas Workforce Commission Office as verification and he or she must sign a Certification of No Employment. For instructions on how to obtain these documents, click here.

First Other Household Member Income

Employment Information

Self-Employment Information



Full-Time Employment Information









Part-time Employment Information








Other Sources of Income
Does this household member receive any of the following?

Spousal Support



Child Support



Adoption Assistance



Social Security



Disability Income



Annuities



Retirement/Pension



Recurring Gifts



Investment Income



Workers Compensation



Severance Pay



Second Other Household Member Income

Employment Information

Self-Employment Information



Full-Time Employment Information









Part-time Employment Information








Other Sources of Income
Does this household member receive any of the following?

Spousal Support



Child Support



Adoption Assistance



Social Security



Disability Income



Annuities



Retirement/Pension



Recurring Gifts



Investment Income



Workers Compensation



Severance Pay



Third Other Household Member Income

Employment Information

Self-Employment Information



Full-Time Employment Information









Part-time Employment Information








Other Sources of Income
Does this household member receive any of the following?

Spousal Support



Child Support



Adoption Assistance



Social Security



Disability Income



Annuities



Retirement/Pension



Recurring Gifts



Investment Income



Workers Compensation



Severance Pay



Dependents





Assets Assets include cash, accounts, investments and owned real estate.
Applicant Assets

Checking Account



Savings Account



Retirement Account



Investment Account



Real Estate




Other Assets


Co-Applicant Assets

Checking Account



Savings Account



Retirement Account



Investment Account



Real Estate




Other Assets



First Other Household Member Assets


Checking Account



Savings Account



Retirement Account



Investment Account



Real Estate




Other Assets



Second Other Household Member Assets


Checking Account



Savings Account



Retirement Account



Investment Account



Real Estate




Other Assets



Third Other Household Member Assets


Checking Account



Savings Account



Retirement Account



Investment Account



Real Estate




Other Assets



Monthly Indebtedness Expenses - Indebtedness expenses are regular repayments for goods and services bought on credit and borrowed money.
Applicant Debt

Credit Card





Personal Loans





Car Loans





Student Loans





Existing Mortgage





Other Debts




Co-Applicant Debt

Credit Card





Personal Loans





Car Loans





Student Loans





Existing Mortgage





Other Debts





Credit History - Knowing your credit score and your credit history will help you measure your financial readiness to purchase a home.
Applicant

Enter a "0" if you do not know your score.

You can obtain a free copy of your full credit report here:  www.annualcreditreport.com






 
Co-Applicant

Enter a "0" if you do not know your score.

You can obtain a free copy of your full credit report here:  www.annualcreditreport.com






 
HomeKeeper Affordable Housing App Step 4/5
1 Applicant Information
2 Household Information
3 Economic Profile
4 Current Living Situation
5 Homeownership Goals
Outline information about your current housing and expenses on this page. Just one more page to go!



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Landlord Reference






HomeKeeper Affordable Housing App Step 5/5
1 Applicant Information
2 Household Information
3 Economic Profile
4 Current Living Situation
5 Homeownership Goals
Please provide information about your desired living situation. This information will allow us to help you find the right home for you and your family.



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    1. I have disclosed above all sources of income for myself and any other household members.
    2. I certify that the number of household members reported above is accurate. 
    3. I intend to live in the home as my primary residence.

We, the Houston Community Land Trust (“HCLT”), are the sole owners of the information collected in this Application. We only collect information about you that you voluntarily give us via this Application, by email or via other direct contact from you.


We partner with the City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department (“HCD”) and the Houston Land Bank (“HLB”) to provide affordable housing and related services under the New Home Development Program. When you provide information to us, we will share the information with HCD for the sole purpose of determining your eligibility for financial assistance and services and, if applicable, providing assistance and services to you. HCLT and HCD will not use your personal information except for the purpose of determining eligibility and/or providing affordable housing and related services. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization without your express written consent, other than as stated in this paragraph. We will not sell or rent your information to anyone.

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