Jenna Burt | Top Tier Home Team
Keller Williams Legacy Group

Why Homes for HEROES?

Homes for Heroes' mission is to provide extraordinary savings to heroes who provide extraordinary services to our nation and its communities every day. 

 

TOP TIER HOME TEAM STRIVES TO GIVE BACK

Top Tier Home Team donates a portion of each of our closing commission checks for hero transactions to the Homes for Heroes organization as our way of giving back.

Since 2009, Homes for Heroes, Inc., has helped over 53,000 heroes save over $96 million on their real estate transactions, sold over $13.5 billion in real estate to heroes, actively partnered with more than 4,200 like-minded real estate and mortgage professionals who’ve joined in the mission, and donated over $1 million to heroes in need through the Homes for Heroes Foundation.

Homes for Heroes, Inc. is the largest nationwide network of affiliate real estate, mortgage, and local business specialists; committed to providing easy ways for heroes to save on a home. Shortly after 9/11, Homes for Heroes, Inc. was established to give back to firefighters, EMS, law enforcement, military (active, reserves & veterans), healthcare professionals and teachers for all they do.

 

HOMES FOR HEROES CIRCLE OF GIVING

Homes for Heroes provides heroes with more savings than any other national program. When heroes buy or sell a home using Homes for Heroes, they also help other heroes in need because Homes for Heroes, Inc. donates a portion of its earnings to the Homes for Heroes Foundation. This Circle of Giving strengthens American communities by putting more money into the hands of our American heroes, and benefits American community programs, organizations, and businesses.

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FAQ

Who qualifies as a hero?

Qualifying heroes include, but are not limited to current and former firefighters, paramedics, EMTs, law enforcement and all other first responders. All ranks of active military, reserves and veterans of the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. All nurses, doctors and other healthcare professionals. Also, Pre-K, elementary, secondary and post-secondary educators, teachers, professors and education administrative staff. Please contact us if you would like to know if you qualify!

What can a hero typically save?

On average heroes save $2,400 when they buy or sell a home with Homes for Heroes. When a hero works with has as their real estate specialist, on average they will save $1,700. 

If I buy a house and/or sell a house, how does the savings work?

When you work with us as your real estate specialist to buy and/or sell a house, we donate a portion of the closing commission check to the Homes for Heroes organization. You then save 0.7% of the home purchase price, or $700 on every $100,000 of the purchase price. After closing on a house, Homes for Heroes will send you a check to use as you’d like! 

What if I am already working with an agent or loan officer?

We never want to step on any toes - if you are currently represented by a real estate agent you would want to discuss any agreements you have with them directly. 

What if I’m not ready to buy, sell or refinance?

If you’re not ready, that’s OK! It’s still a good idea to speak to us as your real estate specialist if you’re simply thinking about it. We can provide good insight on preparation and steps to take before you even begin the buying, selling or refinancing process.

What if I have credit issues?

Our mortgage specialists can help you move in the right direction. Get in contact with us and we’ll connect you with a local mortgage specialist in your area. They follow all federal and local lending guidelines, and can provide the most accurate information and guidance on your ability to obtain financing.

When will a Homes for Heroes specialist contact me?

After you register online, we will contact you within 24 hours.

Is Homes for Heroes for-profit or nonprofit?

Homes for Heroes, Inc., is a for-profit cause-related company that fuels a “Circle of Giving” by providing real estate services and Hero Rewards savings to our nation’s heroes. This enables Homes for Heroes, Inc., to donate a portion of its earnings to the Homes for Heroes Foundation, a charitable nonprofit that helps heroes in need as it pertains to housing or emergency financial assistance.

How does the Homes for Heroes Foundation work?

The Homes for Heroes Foundation is a nonprofit private charitable foundation that awards hero grants to local nonprofit charities who serve our heroes in need as it pertains to housing or emergency financial assistance. When heroes buy or sell a home using Homes for Heroes, Inc., they are helping heroes in need because Homes for Heroes, Inc., donates a portion of its earnings to the foundation. Learn More