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AMI Limits 1

AMI Limits

As they do each summer, HUD released the new Area Median Income (AMI) limits and rather than incremental change as we are accustomed to seeing, the numbers this year took big leaps across the board.…

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from a Rappeller

Rappelling Hotel Murano

Christine, a rappeler from the 2021 Habitat Challenge, breaks down what the event was like and how the fundraising piece worked for her.

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Fred and Patsy pose with neighbors Brett and Kerry, who helped them replace their failing roof.

Faith & Good Neighbors

A local pastor and his wife rally their community to raise funds to replace their aging neighbors' roof, with a little help from Tacoma Habitat's Aging in Place program and Lowe's.

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Weyerhaeuser House #1

Welcome home, Christina

After three years of hard work, Christina and her family are welcomed home to the first of the Weyerhaeuser Alumni sponsored houses in Pierce County.

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Housing Disparity in Tacoma

Housing Disparity in Tacoma

The City of Tacoma released a comprehensive report on race-based disparity in homeownership in November 2021, which found clear disparities associated with Black populations owning homes. Read some of the more impactful data points within.

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A Roof for Mark 1

A Roof for Mark

Senior homeowner Mark wasn't sure where to turn when his roof began to leak. Thanks to Tacoma Habitat's Aging in Place program and some Collegiate Challenge volunteers, he now has a new roof.

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Bill Barrett Legacy House 2

Bill Barrett Legacy House

Bill Barrett was a Habitat hero, and his impact on our organization and its people are boundless. His family honors his legacy with the construction of the Bill Barrett Legacy House, the first walls of…

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Presence & Bekmay

Presence & Bekmay

After two long years of quietly and privately welcoming families home, on April 2nd, the Habitat community once again gathered together for a Home Dedication Ceremony, celebrating Bekmay and Presence's new home.

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Working in Home Repair

Habitat staffer Virginia shares a bit about what makes working in home repair so special.

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