First-time Home Buyer Program

Discover a first-time home buyer program that is right for you. Your personal, dedicated Needham Bank expert is here to guide you on your journey home.

Benefits & Features

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Residential Mortgages

Buying your first home? Congrats! We have a number of mortgage programs designed to help you pursue this milestone with ease:

Apply for a First-Time Home Buyer Loan

Buying your first home should be exciting, not stressful. Let us make it as easy as possible:

Frequently Asked Questions

A first-time home buyer loan is your ticket to your dream home! This type of mortgage has terms and benefits designed to help you reach the milestone of buying your first home with as little stress as possible.

If you’re new to home-buying, voila! You’re a first-time home buyer. You’re also considered a first-time home buyer again if you haven’t owned a home in the last three years. Specific requirements can vary, so get in touch with us to learn more.

Some factors that can help you get approved for a home loan as a first-time buyer include your credit score, income, the size of your down payment, and more. Let us know if you have questions or concerns — over 130 years of experience have made us pretty good at opening the door for new neighbors!

Your perfect mortgage match is out there! We’ll help you explore your options to find a first-time home buyer program with a competitive rate that will help you pursue this milestone no matter your financial situation.


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