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Innovation Expo

2023 conference registration is now open—reserve your spot today!

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Nebraska's 2022 Strategic Housing Framework

A statewide collaboration to address the affordable housing crisis.

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Ag loan limit increase announced

Beginning farmer/rancher loan program sees its largest limit increase in years.

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Nebraska Homeowner Assistance Fund

Funds available for pandemic-related mortgage and utility assistance.

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Current rates

Loan Rate
Loan Rate
Military Home N/A 5.250%*
First Home Targeted 6.000%* 5.250%*
First Home 6.250%* 5.500%*
Homebuyer Assistance (HBA) 6.500%* - 1st loan
1.000%* - 2nd loan
5.750%* - 1st loan
1.000%* - 2nd loan
Welcome Home++ 6.750%* 6.000%*
Welcome Home Assistance (WHA)++ 7.000%* - 1st loan
1.000%* - 2nd loan
6.250%* - 1st loan
1.000%* - 2nd loan

Last changed 03/23/2023 at 9:00 a.m
*This is not an advertisement for credit as defined in Reg.Z; contact a participating NIFA lender for Annual Percentage Rate (APR) information. Rates are subject to change without prior notice. 

++An origination fee up to 0.50% of the loan amount may be charged by Lender.

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Nebraska Homeowner Assistance Fund (NHAF) is now open:

Funds may be available to Nebraska residents that have experienced a financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and need mortgage or property-related financial assistance.

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borrowers received a first mortgage under our Homeownership Program thru Dec 2021.


loans for the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Loan Program totaling over $135 million thru Dec 2021.


years sponsoring the Governor’s Agricultural Excellence Awards Program. 


in match funds 
for the Rural Workforce
Housing Program.


allocated for the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Program.


coordinated for the Multi-Family Tax Exempt Bond Program.


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