Posts Covering VA Loans

VA Cash Out Refinance Guidelines, Requirements, And Mortgage Rates

The VA cash out refinance is an often-overlooked but powerful program for U.S. military veterans who want to tap into home equity or pay off a non-VA loan.

VA Home Loan Rates, Guidelines, & Loan Limits (Updated For 2017)

Since 70 years ago, the VA Loan Guaranty program has allowed 100% financing, extended loan sizes, and a host of other benefits granted under the G.I. Bill.

What Are The Current VA Mortgage Loan Limits?

VA mortgage loans are an important part of the U.S. housing market and, for eligible borrowers, there is no explicit loan limit. You can borrow as much as you need.

2017 VA Loan Residual Income Guidelines For All 50 States And The District Of Columbia

Defining "residual income" for VA borrowers, and listing requirements by state and by size of your family. Analysis, plus live VA rate quotes which are typically 25 basis points (0.25%) or more below comparable conventional rates.

30 Months Straight: VA Mortgage Rates Are The Lowest

It pays to be a veteran. Using VA Benefits and the G.I. Bill, military borrowers get access to lower rates than the general U.S. population.

Married? Military? Know These VA Loan Guidelines

Nearly 4 in 5 military home buyers are married. These lending guidelines can help veterans and spouses when applying for a loan.

VA Streamline Refinance: About The VA IRRRL Mortgage Program & VA Mortgage Rates

Full details about the VA mortgage loan program including comprehensive Q&A, the VA Streamline Refinance (IRRRL), and today's VA mortgage rates which are near their lowest of all-time.

VA Home Loans: A Benefit You’ve Earned

VA home loans make homeownership easier and cheaper for military families. Learn the advantages of this program and how to apply for a VA mortgage.

Veterans Day 2016: VA Mortgage Success Stories

The VA home loan is a benefit earned by American servicemembers and veterans and it's a great deal. Learn how this mortgage helps qualified people buy houses.

VA Mortgages: The VA Loan Eligibility Reference Guide

The VA mortgage program is a homeownership benefit available to U.S. military personnel, veterans, and spouses and families. A complete reference guide.

29 Months Straight: VA Mortgage Rates Are The Lowest

It pays to be a veteran. Using VA Benefits and the G.I. Bill, military borrowers get access to lower rates than the general U.S. population.

The VA Mortgage – Purchase & Refinance Loan Programs

The VA Loan Guaranty Program from the Department of Veterans Affairs. VA loans offer below-market rates, and 100% loans with no mortgage insurance required.

Why Veterans Make A Downpayment When None Is Required

A VA loan downpayment is never required, but choosing one can reduce home-buying costs and improve your chances of loan approval.

The VA IRRRL Refinance Mortgage For Military Borrowers: Rates & Rules

The VA Interest Rate Reduction Refinance Loan (IRRRL), also known as the VA Streamline Refinance, waives verifications and credit scores. Get more information, plus access to live VA rates, here.

Report: Veterans “Cashing Out” Newfound Equity As Home Values Rise

Low rates and easier guidelines are making the VA cash-out refinance program super popular among veterans.

Get A VA Mortgage Way Above VA Loan Limits

VA-eligible home buyers shouldn't skip over higher-priced homes to stay within VA loan "limits." There is no actual limit to a VA mortgage.

Study: Surprising Number Of Veterans Are Using The VA Loan Program

Military home buyers have an advantage over others: they need no downpayment. They use zero-down loans 7 times as often as non-military home buyers.

VA Funding Fee : How Much Is It And Who Is Exempt?

VA funding fees sustain the program and make it available for future veterans. Calculate your fee based on loan features and military service.

VA Energy Efficient Mortgages (EEMs) For Home Improvement Projects

The VA Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM) is a special loan program which helps homeowners to finance the cost of a home's energy-efficiency improvements.

VA Streamline Refinances Double As Popular Program Catches On

VA rates are sinking deeper. That's enticing more U.S. military veterans to reduce their housing costs with this homeowner-friendly program.

2017 Conforming, FHA, & VA Loan Limits

Mortgage loan limits for every U.S. county, as published by Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)