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Buy A Home

Finding Your Way Home

As a home-buyer, you have an exciting journey ahead! We know securing financing for your home and navigating the housing market can be a complex task. Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union wants your home purchase to be a rewarding experience, and we're here to help any way we can. 

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What you will need to start your application:

  • Two forms of identification (including one photo ID)
  • Two-year work history
  • Most current paystub (last 30 days)
  • W-2s and tax returns from the last two years
  • Bank statements from the last two months

Get Started!

  • Two-year address history
  • Homeowner insurance company name and phone number
  • Sales contract (purchase loans)
  • Property tax amount and homeowner's association dues

Rate Options


There are many types of home loans available, but fixed-rate loans remain the most popular among homebuyers because of the stability it provides. The most common terms for fixed-rate loans are 15 and 30 years, but other terms are available. 

  • Interest rate and monthly principal and interest (P&I) remain the same for the life of the loan
  • Variety of terms available
  • Predictable monthly payments make budgeting simple
  • Protection from possible rising interest rates for the life of the loan
  • May be a good choice if you plan to stay in your home for a longer period of time


Life sometimes takes you to new places. An adjustable-rate mortgage can help you stay flexible!

  • Interest rates and monthly principal and interest (P&I) payments stay the same for defined period of time, then may increase or decrease for remainder of the loan
  • Variety of terms available
  • Typically offer a lower initial interest rate
  • Includes an interest rate cap limiting the maximum amount your P&I can increase 
  • May provide flexibility if you expect future income growth or plan to move in the near future

Loan Options

  • Conventional
  • FHA
  • VA
  • USDA/Rural
  • FNMA Home Ready
  • Manufactured Homes
  • Investment/Rental Property
  • Lot or Home Site