Interested in a high-yield savings account to help with a dream of home ownership? We got you!

What is the Ohio Homebuyer Plus Program?

The  Ohio Treasurer’s Office has worked with financial institutions to create a specialized, tax-advantaged savings accounts available to Ohioans to assist in their homebuying journey. Individuals who open an Ohio Homebuyer Plus account have access to above market interest rates to help in achieving the goal of home ownership.  To learn more, review these FAQs

Ohio Homebuyer Plus Requirements:

  • You must be an Ohio resident and be at least 18 years of age
  • The house you purchase must be your primary residence and be located in the State of Ohio
  • Your savings must be used toward the down payment or closing costs of your home
  • You must maintain a minimum balance of at least $100, however, your balance cannot exceed $100,000.
  • Savings must be used to purchase your home within five years
  • To learn more, read the Participation Statement here

Account Highlights

  • 6.00 APY*
  • $100 minimum to open
  • $1,000 Closing Costs Credits** toward the purchase of your home if financed with Hocking Valley Bank.
*Rate subject to change. Minimum balance of $100 to receive Annual Percentage Yield (APY) effective as of 7/1/2024. Interest rate and APY may change after account opening. Fees may reduce earnings.

**Receive $1,000 off home loan closing costs when you open a new home loan with Hocking Valley Bank. Additional terms and conditions may apply.

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