Four Reasons VA Loans Are So Powerful Today
The VA home loan program has been around for seven decades. This long-cherished benefit has backed more than 24 million milit...
A Look at the VA Loan Appraisal Process
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Earnest Money Deposits and VA Loans
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Explaining the Occupancy Requirement on VA Loans
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6 Traits of Successful VA Homebuyers
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3 Big Ways VA Loans Can Save You Thousands
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6 Unbeatable Benefits of VA Loans
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Can You Borrow More Than Your Home Is Worth?
That question is answered both by how much your monthly payments will be compared to how much you make each month.
Using a VA Loan with Power of Attorney
To help prepare for the unexpected, a power of attorney document allows veterans and service members to have another individu...
Getting a VA Loan After Bankruptcy or Foreclosure
Bankruptcy and foreclosure can take a toll on your financial profile.
Get a VA Home Loan in 5 Steps
Buying a home can seem like an intimidating process. But it really doesn’t have to be.
Four Signs You're Ready for Homeownership
There's a lot of excitement surrounding the homebuying journey. But there's often a fair bit of uncertainty as well.
Americans Now View Real Estate as Top Investment
Americans today believe real estate is the best long-term investment out there, according to a recent Gallup survey.
Using Your VA Loan Benefits in the Winter
The window for winter homebuying is closing quickly for shoppers looking to snag a great deal.
Why You Can't Get a Home Loan
Left out in the cold by a tight lending climate, prospective homebuyers are finally starting to see a thaw. So why can't you...
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