Coming Soon! Welcome Home Funds to assist homebuyers Fifth Third Mortgage is proud to announce our participation in the Welcome Home Funds Program* offered by the Federal Home Loan Bank. These Welcome Home Funds are meant to assist eligible homebuyers with their down payment and closing costs on the purchase of an eligible property. These funds may be reserved as soon as March 1st and will only be available for a limited time. Contact your Star One Realtor to see how Fifth Third and Star One can make the dream of homeownership a reality. Welcome Home Funds is a program of the Federal Home Loan Bank and all program funds are subject to terms and conditions of the FHLB.