Housing &
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Housing and Real Estate Services and Resources

We’re here to help veterans and their families access the benefits and information they need.
Below are some common housing and real estate resources that are accessed by veterans.
For more information, please call one of our benefits advisors at (215) 686-3256.


We have organized services based on which level of government they are available from.
Please click on any of the titles below to view their service offerings.


  • Philadelphia Real Estate Tax Credit for Active Duty Military

    The Tax Credit for Reserve and National Guard Members Called to Active Duty is also referred to as the Active Duty Tax Credit. This credit excuses reserve military service members from paying Philadelphia property taxes while they are called to active duty outside of Pennsylvania.

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  • PA State Veterans Homes

    Pennsylvania offers its veterans six extended care facilities throughout the state and the level of care provided includes personal and skilled nursing care. These facilities offer qualified veterans and their spouses dedicated, superior care.

  • VA Home Loans

    Find out how  Service members, Veterans, and eligible surviving spouses can apply for a home loan guaranty benefit and other housing-related programs.

  • VA Housing Grants for Diabled Veterans

    Find out about grants to Servicemembers and Veterans with certain permanent and total service-connected disabilities to help purchase or construct an adapted home, or modify an existing home to accommodate a disability.

  • HUD-VASH Program

    Eligible homeless veterans and their families can receive HUD housing vouchers with VA supportive services to help find and sustain permanent housing.


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  • Individual-based Services
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  • Financial or Monetary Benefit
  • Housing/Real Estate
  • Education
  • Crisis Management
  • Survivor Benefit
  • Health Care Related
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  • Individual-based Service
  • Information
  • Financial or Monetary Benefit


  • Housing/Real Estate
  • Education
  • Crisis Management


  • Survivor Benefit
  • Health Care
  • Social Media/Online

  • Are you a
    Family Member
    or Caregiver?

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    Family/Caregiver section of our site.

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  • Are you an
    Active Duty
    Servicemember?

    Please visit the Active Duty
    Servicemember section of our site.

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Contact Us

Need Help?

Veterans Crisis Hotline
1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
or text 838255
National Suicide
Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255
Help for
Homeless Veterans

1-877-424-3838

CITY HALL, ROOM 127
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19107
(215) 686-3256

 

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