Owning a home can provide an unbeatable sense of security, comfort, and financial stability for a Veteran and their family. Our first time home buyers grant program is designed to help you cross that finish line to achieve home ownership.
Learn more about our grant program below to see if you qualify for financial aid to help offset closing costs on your upcoming purchase. If your application is accepted, we will give you a true gift. Our program is not a loan and does not require payback!
2022 Grant Program Information / Guidelines
The VHA is offering the First Time Homebuyer Grant Program ( Grant Program) for interested Veterans who want to achieve the dream of home ownership. The primary objective is to provide financial aid to qualifying Veterans on a continuing basis, which will be available to apply by first time military, veteran homebuyers and their families. The Grant Program is available to those who have not owned a home in the last three years with additional assistance to those who meet specific income limits as published by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
The Grant Program will provide closing cost assistance in the amount of up to five thousand U.S. dollars ($5,000.00). The maximum grant amount available will be determined as follows:
|Criteria||Maximum Grant Amount|
|Lvl 1||All U.S. Military Service Members, Veterans and Widows of a Veteran First Time Homebuyers||$1,000.00|
|Lvl 2||Level 1 + Moderate Income (120% AMI)||$2,500.00|
|Lvl 3||Level 2 + Low Income (80% AMI)||$5,000.00|
For some Veterans who are in level 3, please contact us about additional funding that can increase your grant past the maximum amount. Based on our current state or federal funding allotments, you might qualify for more if there is a need or if we have additional funding available.
We’ve given out over 30 Homebuyers Grants in the past 3 years.
Worth of grant money given to veterans to aid with a home purchase
We want to give out 10 more grants to Veterans in 2023.
You can begin the application process by answering a few pre-qualifying questions and providing us with your contact information so that we can get in touch to guide you through the remaining steps. Please contact us if you have any questions.
In order to meet our goal of giving out 10 Homebuyers Grants in 2023, we need your help. We’re hoping to raise $25,000 dollars, all of which will go directly to veterans in order for them to secure housing.
of $25,000, Funded
For more information about our programs or how you can support us, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We look forward to hearing from you!