Are you an active duty military personnel, veteran, or family member living in Maricopa County? If so, you may be eligible for a variety of benefits that can help you purchase a home or access other services. Credit Union West and the Maricopa County Industrial Development Authority (MCIDA) offer programs that provide assistance with down payments, reduced interest rates, and more. At Credit Union West, we are proud to provide active duty military personnel, veterans, and their families with special benefits. Our HOME+PLUS down payment assistance program is a second unpaid loan that can be forgiven after three years, unless you sell the home or refinance the first mortgage before that term ends.
This loan does not require a separate application; when you work with an approved mortgage lender and apply for the first compatible mortgage, you will automatically be considered for help. The MCIDA's Home in Five Advantage program is designed to help low- to moderate-income families afford housing in Maricopa County. This program provides a variety of benefits, such as reduced interest rates, lower down payments, and assistance with closing costs. In addition, the MCIDA has a mobile outreach team that tours sections of Maricopa County several times a month to find veterans and help them meet their immediate needs for water and food.
The team also encourages veterans to receive additional services to rebuild their lives. If you are an active duty military personnel, veteran, or family member living in Maricopa County, there are many benefits available to help you purchase a home or access other services. Credit Union West offers the HOME+PLUS down payment assistance program, while the Home in Five Advantage program provides reduced interest rates, lower down payments, and assistance with closing costs. The MCIDA also has a mobile outreach team that helps veterans meet their immediate needs and access additional services.