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Homeownership Initiative

Expanding Affordable Homeownership
Opportunities in Homan Square

About the Program


The Home Sweet Homan Homeownership Initiative is an effort by the Foundation for Homan Square and IFF to build 20 single-family homes on vacant lots in the neighborhood. The goal of the program is to provide inter-generational wealth building opportunities to Chicagoans who live, work, or worship on the West Side.

By the West Side, for the West Side. Home Sweet Homan is part of a larger collaboration to construct 1,000 homes on the West Side to build the power of our blocks and people!

Affordable Homeownership


Buy a new construction home at a below market price. Qualified buyers who live, work, or worship on the West Side will qualify for special subsidies and grants that write down the cost of our homes. Read our FAQ below for more information.

Curious about what it takes to buy a home? We’re here to support you. Home Sweet Homan is partnered with experienced experts who will help you understand the process of buying a home and connect you with the resources you need to make a smart, sustainable home purchase.

Visit Our Model at 3605 W. Lexington Street


Come see what Home Sweet Homan is all about: modern living in the heart of Homan Square, Chicago. Our program offers a brand-new, two-story modular construction homes boasting 1,455 square feet of contemporary living space. This thoughtfully designed residence by Inherent Homes L3C features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 2 spacious living rooms, providing ample room for relaxation and entertainment for the whole household. Enjoy the convenience of a private yard, dedicated parking, and a garage, offering comfort, functionality, and security in your home. Embrace the future of housing with this all-electric, innovative and stylish smart-home!

Take a Virtual Tour

Interested in Buying? Here’s how to get started:


Fill Out the Interest Form

After completing the form, you’ll start receiving email updates from us on all things Home Sweet Homan.

Review the Process

Home Sweet Homan is a holistic homebuying experience. Interested buyers can expect it to look a little like this.

Visit the Model Home

See what your future home will look like in-person by taking a tour of 3605 W. Lexington Street.

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Home Sweet Homan

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The Home Sweet Homan Homeownership Initiative is an Equal Housing Opportunity.