The South Carolina Housing Authority has just released (for the 9th year) a wonderful program for the residents of South Carolina called the Palmetto Heroes Program. Designed to assist Police Officers, Correctional Officers, Teachers, Nurses & CNAs, Firefighters, Veterans, EMS Personnel, and SC National Guard, the Palmetto Heroes Program will offer down payment assistance and a reduced interest rate. Reservations open June 3,2019.
Qualified Personnel will be able to purchase a home with a:
- 3.875%, 30 year fixed, mortgage interest rate
- Up to $8,000 forgivable* down payment assistance (DPA) (additional $2,000 available from Federal Home Loan Bank Atlanta for public school teachers, law enforcement, firefighters and EMS workers.)