COVID-19 Update - April 2, 2020 - For the safety of our members, staff and the public, HCU will temporarily be closing our West Springfield Branch as of Mon. April 6, 2020. ATMs in West Springfield will remain functional. HCU will temporarily be reducing the hours in the Holyoke and Feeding Hills branches. They will be open Mon.-Fri.: 10am-3pm and Sat. 9am-12pm. Mobile banking, online banking and HCU's Member Solutions Call Center will continue to be available. For more complete information please see the News article "Important Message to Our Members" below.

MassHousing Mortgage with No Mortgage Insurance

The MassHousing Mortgage with No Mortgage Insurance offers competitive interest rates with low down payment options. This affordable loan from the state’s affordable housing bank is just right for first-time homebuyers as well as those looking to move up or refinance. With its flexible underwriting and fixed-rate financing, it’s the perfect mortgage loan for low- and moderate-income households.


  • Up to 97% financing on single-family homes and condos
  • Up to 95% financing on 2-, 3- and 4-family homes
  • 30-year fixed-rate terms
  • As little as 3% down
  • No mortgage insurance required
  • Maximum income levels as high as $125,415 (varies by city or town); Hampden and Hampshire Counties income limit is $94,770
  • FannieMae loan limits
  • Approved community second mortgages allowed


  • As little as 3% down
  • The interest rate will never increase
  • No additional mortgage insurance costs
  • Safe, fixed-rate limited cash-out refinance option
  • Fast decisions on all applications


  • A mortgage that you can afford today
  • One fixed monthly payment for the life of the loan
  • Loan payments made to MassHousing, a local, customer service-focused organization
  • MassHousing is a lender you can trust
* Subject to credit approval. Other restrictions may apply. Applicants are subject to complete underwriting based on program guidelines, not all applicants will qualify.