VA-Like Housing Bill Proposed for First Responders, Teachers

HousingWire, May 25, 2021–Georgia Kromrei
New legislation would extend a benefit similar to Veterans Affairs loans to first responders and teachers who buy homes. Reps. John Rutherford (R-Fla.), Al Lawson (D-Fla.), John Katko (R-N.Y.), and Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-N.J.) introduced the bill, dubbed the Homes for Every Local Protector Educator and Responder Act, on May 13.