The South Carolina Local Heroes Program is proud to honor our Local Heroes by offering significant savings on mortgage lending fees and also realtor commission rebates to help our Local Heroes purchase or refinance his or her home.

Who are our Local Heroes?

  • Teachers and School Administrators
  • University & College Faculty and Staff
  • Firefighters
  • Law Enforcement & Public Safety Officers
  • Medical Personnel (EMS & Paramedics, Doctors, Nurses, Dentists, Chiropractors & Administrators and Support Staff in the medical field)
  • Military (Active duty, Reservists, National Guard members & Coast Guard Personnel)
  • Military Veterans
  • Government and Municipal employees (City, County, State and Federal)
  • Non-Profit Organization Employees that serve our communities


How much can our Local Heroes save?

Zero Lender Fees:

  • Free and Fast Pre-Qualification
  • Zero origination fee
  • Application fee waived
  • Processing fee waived
  • Underwriting fee waived
  • Credit report fee waived

 Realtor Rebate:

Receive up to a 25% realtor commission rebate towards your closing costs at closing when you choose one of our Preferred Realtors near you as your Buyer’s Agent. Your search for a home just got even better! Not only will your Buyer’s Agent help you find your home and negotiate the best price, now your Preferred Realtor will even provide a portion of his or her commission to help you purchase your new home. There are over 240 Preferred Realtors across South Carolina that have committed to help you!

Are you a realtor? Become a South Carolina Local Heroes Preferred Realtor by clicking here. It’s FREE!


*The SC Local Heroes Program is for the purchase or refinance of a primary residence only. The program cannot be used on a second home or investment property. Zero bank fees do not apply to discount points paid to buy down mortgage interest rates. 25% Realtor commission rebate does not apply to home mortgage refinances.
Loan approval and rate is dependent upon applicant’s credit, collateral, financial history and program availability at time of origination. Rates and terms are subject to change without notice. This is not a loan commitment or guarantee of any kind. Paramount Residential Mortgage Group, Inc.(NMLS ID 75243) 1265 Corona Pointe Court, Suite 301, Corona, CA 92879. ©2017. Not affiliated with any government entity.

The first step for your home purchase is to get Pre-Qualified.

To get started with your Pre-Qualification,

Click Apply Now 

Or call TOLL-FREE:

(877) 820-9262

All applications subject to credit approval.

Step two: Locate a

Preferred Realtor near you.

Click the Preferred Realtor tab above or click here.


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