Haven Home believes that a home should be a haven and not a hindrance - that equitable and affordable housing is a human right. This world can and should exist.
We accomplish our mission and vision by purchasing and renovating single-family homes, investing in communities that need it most, offering life coaching and financial literacy classes, helping individuals move from renting to home ownership, and truly walking alongside each person we serve.
50% of renters earning
were cost burdened in 2019, as well as
70% of renter households earning
between $25,000-$34,999. (JCHS)
The National Low Income Housing Coalition
estimates a shortage of 7 million homes,
in extremely low income households alone.
A South Carolina worker would need to make $17.30 per hour to afford a standard 2-bedroom apartment. At minimum wage they would need to work an average of 95 hours per week to afford the same unit. (NLIHC)