2021 Palmetto Heroes Program

The SC Housing Authority is pleased to announce its 2021 Palmetto Heroes program, which provides historically low, fixed-rate mortgages and up to $12,000 in down payment assistance to frontline workers for keeping our families safe and our communities strong. The program honors and includes educators, first responders and community service personnel in the fields of law enforcement, corrections, firefighting, emergency medical services and health care, as well as active duty military, members of the SC Army National Guard, SC Air National Guard, and Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. Borrowers must be first-time homebuyers who meet income eligibility requirements. The program opened April 1, 2021. More program information