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Permanent Homes for Veterans

Since the program began in 2012, more than 700 veterans have entered the Permanent Homes for Veterans (PHV) program. The PHV 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.

Our Permanent Homes for Veterans program accepts veterans who are honorably discharged or retired 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.

Permanent Homes for Veterans provides:

  • Best for

    Honorably discharged veterans or retirees.

  • 1-2 years

    Mortgage-free housing assistance for veterans.

  • One-on-one

    Financial counseling to reduce debt and build savings.

$102 million

deeded in home equity since 2012.

680 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


Permanent Homes for Veterans 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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