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Homes on the Homefront

Since the program began in 2012, more than 700 veterans have entered the Homes on the Homefront program. The HOTH program provides veterans with the opportunity to move into an Operation Homefront home and work directly with caseworkers and other financial counselors to learn and plan for home ownership.

Veterans accepted into the HOTH program include honorably discharged or retired veterans and service members currently serving in the National Guard or Reserves. After successful completion of the program the veteran receives the deed to the home, mortgage-free.

Homes on the Homefront provides:

  • Best for

    Honorably discharged veterans or retirees.

  • 1-2 years

    Cost-free housing assistance during transition for veterans of E6 and below

  • One-on-one

    Financial counseling to reduce debt and build savings.

$90 million

deeded in home equity since 2012.

600 families

graduated from the program since 2012.

We cover the following costs:

  • Case management
  • Financial counseling
  • Major home repairs

Recipient covers the following costs:

  • Property taxes
  • Homeowner association fees (if applicable)
  • Home warranty
  • Contribution toward closing costs ($100 per month)
  • Renter’s insurance
  • Routine home maintenance and minor repairs

One-on-one homeowner counseling services:

  • Debt reduction and emergency savings
  • Credit score improvement
  • Homeownership guidance
  • Community integration


Homes on the Homefront FAQs

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In order to apply for a home, you will need to create an account or have an existing account with Operation Homefront. Once you click the "View Homes & Apply" button below you will be taken to My Operation Homefront to create an account or log in. From there you will be able to view current homes and apply.

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