First Time Home Buyer Program - Mascoma Bank

First Time Home Buyer Program

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If you’re a first-time home buyer, Mascoma Bank can help you even more than you realized. You already know that our mortgage lenders understand the local housing markets and have the wisdom to help you navigate the home buying process, but you may not know that as a first-time home buyer you are eligible for special discounts that will help convert your dreams to reality. As part of this loan:

  • We’ll pay $2,500 towards your closing costs
  • Only a 3% downpayment is required
  • Choose between fixed and adjustable rate options.

Our mortgage lenders are ready to help you and answer any questions you may have. Click the button below to meet our lenders or apply for a mortgage if you are ready.

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Meet Our Mortgage Lenders

Our First Time Home Buyer Program

  • First time homebuyers only
  • Must be for the purchase of your primary residence (1-2 units)
  • Only a 3% downpayment required 
  • We'll pay $2,500 towards your closing costs (Cannot be combined with any other discounts.)
  • Homeownership counseling class required
  • No limitation on income

Rates and terms subject to change without notice. Loans subject to credit approval and property acceptance. May not be combined with other discounts or promotional offers. Additional restrictions may apply. Homeowner’s insurance and flood insurance (if applicable) required. Please talk with a loan officer for details.