Veterans & Active Duty

Buying?

If you Active Duty US Military or a US Military Veteran, when you work with Portico Realty to buy your home*:

  • Free meet & greet with an informative session on buying in today's market.
  • $100 towards your appraisal.
  • $300 towards your home inspection or closing costs (once your home is under contract).
  • No hidden fees
  • Experienced buyer representation, we've got your back!
  • $100 Gift card at closing for supplies

*with signed exclusive buyer/seller representation agreements

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Selling?

If you Active Duty US Military or a US Military Veteran, when you work with Portico Realty to buy your home*:

  • Free property review with market value
  • Expert staging to show off your house as much as possible.
  • Hours of professional cleaning -you have enough to do, let us help get things ready.
  • High Quality professional photos w/aerial drone photos, if needed.
  • Experienced seller representation - looking out for your best interest.
  • .5% discount on commissions, meaning CASH in your pocket.

*with signed exclusive buyer/seller representation agreements.

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Grants for Adapting your New Home

SHA grants help Veterans with certain service-connected disabilities adapt or purchase a home to accommodate the disability. You can use SHA grants in one of the following ways: Adapt an existing home the Veteran or a family member already owns in which the Veteran lives.

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VA Loans?

A VA loan can be a great choice, but there are others as well. Yes, we understand them and can walk you through the process. 

We have some super lenders we work with who can help you, just ask!

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.

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