Veteran Grants

SAH, SHA, & TRA

Grants & Assistance

Portico Realty is with the veterans to help with affordable and adaptive housing options. Our team of expert realtors will assist you in getting grants from the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and find a property that meets your requirements.

We provide additional financial assistance.

Grant for Specially Adapted Housing (SAH)

Specially Adapted Housing (SAH) grants Veterans with certain service-connected disabilities to live independently in a barrier-free environment.

How to Use SAH Grants

  • Construct a specially adapted home on land to be acquired
  • Build a home on land already owned if it is suitable for specially adapted housing
  • Remodel an existing home if it can be made suitable for specially adapted housing
  • Apply the grant against the unpaid principal mortgage balance of an adapted home already acquired without the assistance of a VA grant

Grant for Special Housing Adaptation (SHA)

Special Housing Adaptation (SHA) grants veterans to adapt or purchase a home to assist in mobility based on service-connected disabilities.

How to Use SHA Grants

  • Adapt an existing home the veteran or a family member already owns in which the veteran lives
  • Adapt a home the veteran or family member intends to purchase in which the veteran will live
  • Help a veteran purchase a home already adapted in which the veteran will live

Grant for Temporary Residence Adaptation (TRA)

A Temporary Resident Adaptation (TRA) grant may be available to SAH/SHA eligible veterans and service members. They are for those who are or will be temporarily residing in a home owned by a family member.

Portico Realty

Terms of TRA Grant

  • The TRA grant will not be deducted from the total grant funds available to a Veteran or Servicemember
  • The TRA grant will be deducted from one of the three usages available to the veteran or service member
  • The maximum amount available to adapt a family member's home for the SAH grant is $35,593 and for the SHA grant is $6,355