Posts Covering VA Loans

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 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.

26 Months In A Row: VA Mortgage Rates Are The Best

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.

Honoring Veterans This Independence Day With 100% Financing, No PMI

VA home loans offer overwhelming advantages over other loan types, so why do only half of veterans use the program to buy a home?

Report: Downpayment Is Not A Barrier For Military Home Buyers

Home buyers who use a VA loan don't cite downpayment as a barrier to homeownership. 100% financing is giving today's veterans an advantage over most buyers.

Use Your Residual Income To Qualify For A VA Mortgage

The VA Home Loan Guaranty program has an unheralded benefit -- you can qualify using residual income, even if your loan's DTI is over the VA limit.

VA: 90,000 Veterans Avoided Foreclosure in 2015

VA home loans are among the safest mortgage types available. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs works with lenders to keep veterans in their homes.

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.

The 5 Best Articles About VA Home Loans

The VA Loan Guaranty Program offers low mortgage rates and simple mortgage qualification standards. These are our 5 best posts on the topic of VA loans.

How To Refinance Using The VA Loan Program (Even If Your Current Mortgage Is Non-VA)

The Department of Veterans Affairs lets non-VA homeowners to refinance into VA loans. Read more and get access to today's VA mortgage rates.

Using VA Loans For Rental Properties, Condos, And More

A VA loan can be used to finance most U.S. property types including condos, multi-unit homes, and rentals. Read more about the VA program and get today's live mortgage rates.

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.

How To Appeal Your VA Home Loan Appraisal

Want to appeal your VA home loan appraisal? Here's what to do and how to get the best results possible. Plus, get today's VA mortgage rates.

VA Home Loans: The Lowest Mortgage Rates with No PMI Required

VA loans allow 100% financing, never require mortgage insurance, and offer mortgage rates which are the lowest of what's around. Also, today's rates are ultra-low.

Use Your 100% VA Loan Benefit As Many Times As You Want

VA loans aren't just for first-time home buyers. In fact, more than half of VA applicants have owned a home before.

VA Loans: Surviving Spouses Also Get 100% Financing, Lower Rates

The VA mortgage has helped thousands of surviving spouses shore up finances and reduce homeownership costs.

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.

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.

VA Mortgage Rates & 10 Terrific Benefits To Use A VA Loan

VA loans offer benefits unmatched by conventional and FHA financing, plus the program provides extra low mortgage rates to eligible military borrowers.

24 Months In A Row: VA Mortgage Rates Beat All Others

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.

2016 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)