Heroes Housing provides discounts and financial support, and can save thousands when selling or purchasing a home. Our realtors and their local partners can work with our hometown heroes — teachers, firefighters, military/veterans, police and first responders to save significant money!

Ways you could save are:

  • Discounts on Home Inspection, up to $150 value
  • Basic Home warranty, up to $450 value
  • Reduced lender fees, up to $2,000 value
  • No cost pre-approval, up to $500 value
  • Appraisal Report, up to $500 value
  • Reduced Real Estate Commission up to 25% off fees when buying or selling
  • Reduced Title fees

We have gone out and negotiated on your behalf for these discounts and our realtors believe in this program and our foundation so much they are willing to rebate some of their commission back to you as a THANK YOU for your service! Realtor partners can also often negotiate up to 3% (or up to 6% for government loans) in seller concessions to help cover your closing costs. Save THOUSANDS of dollars when purchasing a home through our Heroes Housing Program.

Another way we can help is our Home-savers program is funded through our Heroes Housing Foundation and assists Heroes and their families who are struggling with their mortgage due to disability or death to help bridge the gap with their mortgage during their crisis by making your 1st mortgage payment. Our services are FREE to our Heroes as a non-profit organization. Our Executive Director is a Nationally Certified Foreclosure Document Examiner who has worked as an Expert Witness in Foreclosure Prevention Cases.


Bridgette Aybar


(352) 278-5452


Bridgette Milke-Lola specializes in residential real estate in the Alachua County and surrounding areas. Native to the area, she loves this town and all it has to offer. She has always been a people person, was previously a teacher, and now a loving mom of 6 kids. Combining her passion for real estate and her compassion for what clients experience have become a natural fit in her role as a Realtor® and keeps her working harder to get the job done!

Bridgette’s strengths lie in creatively analyzing, negotiating, marketing and problem solving. She is an excellent listener and communicator, with an abundance of patience and enthusiasm. She meticulously guides clients through each step of the buying or selling process, and proactively addresses concerns and questions.

A highlight of Bridgette’s career includes, 5 years of specializing in new home sales, condo’s/townhouses, and investment properties. She is also active with the Gainesville-Alachua County Association of REALTORS®, Ocala Marion County Association of REALTORS®, and the Lake City Association of REALTORS®, the National Association of REALTORS®, and she currently sits as Secretary on the Board of Gainesville-Alachua County Women’s Council of REALTORS®. Bridgette is a big believer of community outreach and loves giving back. She is always finding a way to give back to her community and to serve where she can. Donating time to foundations; such as, TY Heroes, the Girls Place of Alachua County, Bread of The Mighty Food Bank, and she is currently on the board of the PTA for three local schools in Alachua County.

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Scarlett Roger (Lender) NMLS 1877247 813-360-2806 scarlett.roger@angeloakhomeloans.com

Scarlett Roger is a Mortgage Professional in Tampa, Florida proudly servicing our clients in their home buying process,  for the past 30 years.  As the Founder of Heroes housing and the wife of a Retired Fire Captain, as well as a Grand Daughter of a Marine Veteran,  Scarlett has found a passion in serving our community of Heroes and assisting them with their home buying needs. Scarlett is honored to educate our homeowners on Loan Programs for their specific needs. We service all varieties of Clients both Hero and non-Heroes in loan program variations from Condos, FHA, VA, Conventional, and USDA. As a founder of Heroes Housing assistance, we contribute a portion of all of our transactions to our Heroes Housing Foundation.

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