Discovering Home

DOWN PAYMENT & CLOSING COST ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

Discovering Home Grant

Get up to $10,000 for Down Payment & Closing Costs. 

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DOWN PAYMENT & CLOSING COST ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

Discovering Home Grant

Get up to $10,000 for Down Payment & Closing Costs. 

If you are looking to buy the home of your dreams, George Mason Mortgage may be able to help you with your down payment and closing costs. Introducing, United Bank’s Discovering Home Grant1.

 

Up To $10,000 for Down Payment & Closing Costs

  • Grant has no lien required on the property
  • Primary residence
  • This program is only available in select market areas
  • Available for purchases and eligible refinances
  • Gift funds can be used
  • Household income limits apply
  • Homeownership counseling certificate required prior to closing if a First Time Homebuyer
  • Can be used in conjunction with other down payment assistance

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    1.Subject to Credit Approval. Not all applicants are eligible. Discovering Home Grant is a Lender Grant and is only available in select market areas. Grant is capped at $10,000, with up to 3% of sales price or appraised value (whichever is less) applied towards down payment first and then any remaining funds applied to closing costs. No cash back for the Grant funds allowed. Loan must be for purchase or eligible refinance of primary residence. Property type and location limitations apply. Loan terms and conditions apply, including but not limited to, maximum loan-to-value of 97%, maximum loan amount, minimum credit score, and maximum income limits. Homebuyer education may be required. In addition to Discovering Home Grant requirements, borrowers must meet Fannie Mae HomeReady program eligibility requirements. HomeReady® is a registered trademark of Fannie Mae. Mortgage Insurance is required for properties with over 80% loan-to-value. Grant program may be considered taxable income. 1099-MISC may be issued. You should consult with your tax advisor. Program rates, terms, and conditions are subject to change without notice.
    United Bank is an Equal Housing Lender. As prohibited by federal law, we do not engage in business practices that discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age (provided you have the capacity to enter into a binding contract), because all or part of your income may be derived from any public assistance program, or because you have, in good faith, exercised any right under the Consumer Credit Protection Act. The federal agency that administers our compliance with these federal laws is the Federal Reserve, Federal Reserve Consumer Help, PO Box 1200, Minneapolis, MN 55480.
    This is not a commitment to lend. Mortgage products and services are offered through United Bank. All loan applications are subject to credit and property approval and must meet loan program requirements to qualify. Annual Percentage Rate (APR), programs, rates, fees, closing costs, terms and conditions are subject to change without notice and may vary depending upon credit history and transaction specifics. Other closing costs may be necessary. Flood and/or property hazard insurance may be required.  Speak with a Mortgage Loan Officer for more specific information.
    United Bank and its representatives do not provide tax or legal advice. You should consult your individual tax or legal professional before taking any action that may have tax or legal consequences.