JACKSON, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Veterans’ Home Purchase Board of the State of Mississippi recently unveiled a new, mobile-friendly website. The new design has been streamlined to make it more usable, intuitive and accessible than ever before. The site now provides Mississippi veterans with mobile access to application packets, interest rates, and eligibility information.
The Board provides low interest mortgages to Mississippi veterans who meet eligibility requirements. On average, the interest rates offered by the Board are one to two percent below market rate. To be eligible for a mortgage, applicants must be a resident of Mississippi and a veteran, current active duty military personnel, or current member of the Mississippi national guard or reserves with over six years of service.
"All of us at the Veterans’ Home Purchase Board are pleased and excited about the unveiling of our new website,” stated Executive Director Lonnie Carlton. “We fully expect this site to be more user friendly, and increase the use of our services amongst the Veterans of Mississippi.”
If you are an interested applicant, or wish to find out more about the offered services, please visit the new Veterans’ Home Purchase Board online at www.vhpb.ms.gov.
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Founded in 1992, NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation's leading provider of official government websites, online services, and secure payment processing solutions. The company's innovative eGovernment services help make government more accessible to everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies provides eGovernment solutions for more than 3,500 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States. Forbes has named NIC as one of the “100 Best Small Companies in America” six times, most recently ranked at No. 36 (2014), and the company has been included four times on the Barron’s 400 Index. Additional information is available at http://www.egov.com.