Housing Assistance

General Housing Assistance

Department of Veterans Affairs
Information: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) may be able to assist veterans who are having difficulty paying their mortgages. The VA can assist veterans by working with loan servicers to review payment plans or make modifications to their loans that provide more time to make overdue payments. Veterans Affairs loan specialists can also assist in converting a conventional mortgage to a VA-guaranteed home loan.
  Making Home Affordable
Information: Making Home Affordable is a group that works to prevent foreclosure on struggling veterans. Military homeowners who are displaced by a job-related move may qualify for resources to prevent the loss of their home.
Ohio Heroes Program
Information: The Ohio Heroes program is administered by the Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA). Ohio Heroes provides veterans, active military and reserves with all the benefits of OHFA’s first-time homebuyer program at a lower interest rate.
  Save the Dream Ohio
Information: The Save the Dream program helps Ohio veterans struggling to make timely house payments. The Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) administers federal funds that help veterans and their families avoid foreclosure when dealing with a loss of income. This includes rescue payment assistance, assistance in modifying loans and other transitional assistance.