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Join us on January 20 for a Day of Service!

Each January, on the third Monday of the month, we honor Dr. Martin Luther King with a special holiday that has been declared a "day of service" in...

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Home repairs are 'life savers' for one homeowner

Cassandra loves her block in the Phillips neighborhood of Minneapolis. She bought her home in 2002, and liked that it was close to everything—to her...

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What Am I Paying For? A Breakdown of Mortgage Closing Costs

Even if you haven't paid them, chances are you've heard of "closing costs" associated with buying a home. But what are mortgage closing costs? What...

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Meet our Financial Coaches: William

Wealth is not measured by how much cash you make, but it is measured by how much cash you are able to keep. That quote is included at the bottom of...

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Home Dedication: Basketball Team Supports Coach

On Wednesday, December 13, Habitat staff, volunteers, sponsors, and a 7th grade basketball team celebrated LaVera and her son, Matthias, as they...

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Where Should I Live? 6 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Neighborhood

Buying a house is a very exciting experience and you’re probably eager to get the process started. You may even already have a jumpstart on what...

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Why Giving to Habitat Makes Good Cents

Among the many reasons why people give to organizations like Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity, there is a bonus by means of a tax deduction. By far...

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Meet Our Financial Coaches: Pa

As one of the newer additions to our financial coaching team, Pa joined our staff in July this year, and is excited to be working with families on...

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Planning a legacy of strong foundations

Guest blog by Laura Tanner, Major Gifts and Planned Giving Officer For many people, the holiday season is a time for reflection and gratitude. Last...

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