– Verifying a Home’s Address for a USDA Loan If your prospective home falls near or in an area that does not appear to meet the rural designation, a USDA-approved lender can verify the address through the USDA’s online portal.
Single Family Housing Direct Home Loans | USDA Rural. – Program Status: Open Program Factsheet: PDF. What does this program do? Also known as the Section 502 Direct Loan Program, this program assists low- and very-low-income applicants obtain decent, safe and sanitary housing in eligible rural areas by providing payment assistance to increase an applicant’s repayment ability.