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First-Time Home Buyers: We’re With You Each Step of the Way

Buying your first home is an exciting time, but there is a lot to know and the process may seem complicated. You can depend on RTN to guide you along the path to home ownership. From preapproval to move-in day, we’re with you each step of the way!

We offer special first-time home buyer mortgages and free home buyers seminars designed to help make your dream a reality.

If you have not owned a home in the past three years, you may qualify for one of our first-time home buyer mortgages or you may apply for an RTN fixed- or adjustable-rate mortgage available to all members.

First Time Mortgage Plus Special (Fixed Rate)

  • Discounted rate for the first year. View our Mortgage rates now.
  • Loans up to $726,200
  • Owner-occupied primary residence required
  • No income limits
  • Down payment can be from gifts and 401(K) loans
  • Other terms and conditions may apply

Free Seminars

Throughout the year, we offer free¬†first-time home buyer seminars¬†where you’ll learn importance of having good credit, how to improve your credit score so you can get a better rate, how to find the right home and the true cost of home ownership.

All who complete an RTN first-time home buyers seminar are eligible to receive a $250 closing cost credit when taking a mortgage with RTN. View our list of free home buyers seminars.

Tax Savings

Interest payments on your mortgage loan may be tax deductible (within qualifying IRS regulations). Check with your accountant or tax advisor.

For more information about first-time home buyers mortgages and resources, contact an RTN Mortgage Specialist at 781-736-9859 or

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Home Loans Preapproval

Need a preapproval? Many sellers require buyers to have a preapproval letter before they will accept an offer.

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