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​​​​VHPB Program Eligibility

  • A veteran must have been a Mississippi resident immediately prior to entering the Military Service or have resided in Mississippi for two (2) consecutive years immediately preceding the loan application.
  • The veteran must obtain a Certificate of Eligibility from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • The veteran must have been discharged from active duty service under conditions other than dishonorable.
  • Reserve and National Guard personnel who have 6 years of service or more are eligible to apply for a loan.
  • Active duty military personnel are eligible to apply for a loan, two-year residence required.
  • Reserve & National Guard Personnel who have been activated for extended active duty service under Title 10 US Code are eligible to apply.
  • An unmarried surviving spouse of the above described eligible veterans who died as a result of service or service-connected injuries may qualify for this program.

Veterans' Home Purchase Board of Mississippi

3466 Highway 80 East
P.O. Box 54411
Pearl, MS 39288-4411
​Phone: (601) 576-4800