Frequently Asked Questions
How much does a house cost with SHA?
Our homes cost as low as UGX 18,500 per day and we ensure that our product doesn’t take more than 30% of your houshold income.
How long will it take before I own my home?
This entirely depends on your financial standing. However, we have created different packages that, regardless of your income, will enable you to become a homeowner in 8 years.
Can I start staying in the home right away?
Yes, exactly, right away! Once you choose your dream home and sign an agreement with us, you can start staying in the home and keep paying for it.
How can I make my payments?
We have made the payment process easier than ever before. You can choose to pay daily, weekly, or monthly. Just log into your account and proceed with your payments.
Frequently Asked Questions
How will I know how my investment or donation is used?
We believe you should know exactly where your donation and or investment is going and who it's helping.
Our 100% promise means that every penny of your donation goes towards ensuring families are in safe homes. Our operating costs (rent, business expenses, etc) are covered separately by the revenues we generate.
We always keep you updated once your donation or investment is used. We'll send you more information about the exact family you helped support!
Can I fund all 1,500 families?
You can fund all 1,500 families and even more, We would be honored to partner with you for a donation and or investment at any level. As a reminder, from $1 investment to $1M investment, every penny goes directly to funding a home for a woman or low income family in need of support. Reach out to Will at Shafrica@shafrica.org for commitments over $5,000.
Is my donation tax deductible?
Yes! As soon as you donate, your tax receipt will be sent straight to your email inbox. We have partnered with New Horizon Foundation and all Investments and Donations are tax deductible.
What is the cost of a home?
Our model is built to deduct only 30% of the household income so as to keep it affordable for families to enjoy other life necessities.
Where do the families live?
We build communities, not single homes, and ensure families have full legal ownership of the land where their affordable home is built, so they can never be evicted. Each community has access to the resources they need to thrive, including water, power, and proximity to career and educational opportunities. You can visit the families you support at any time when you need to.
100% of your investment goes to funding a new home for families with greatest need of shelter. Always
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