New Grant for Military First Tme Home Buyers

A new program is offering financial assistance to  first-time home buyers who are veterans or active-duty military members.  The Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation, a non profit national organization, is offering the assistance through its Dream Makers progam.  Active duty personnel, veterans, retired members of the military, employees of the U.S. Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security may be elgible for a grant up to $5,000 to use on down payment and closing costs when buying their first home.  The grants can be applied to a mortgage from any financial institution.

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