What types of VA loans are available for service members and veterans? This section provides a rundown of what you can use your VA loan for -- everything from refinancing your mortgage to purchasing a second home.
VA Loan Types: Overview
Refinance Your VA Loan To Get Cash Or Lower Your Interest Rate
You can refinance your VA loan for many reasons.
Cash-out Refinance Program: Details
With the cash-out refinancing program, you can refinance your current loan, whether it's a VA-guaranteed mortgage or not.
VA's Interest Rate Reduction Program
The Interest Rate Reduction Loan is an easy way to lower you mortgage payments.
The VA Jumbo Loan
You can use your VA home loan benefit to buy a "jumbo" property but it takes a little calculation first.
Breaking Down the VA Hybrid Loan
Once you decide on a term, you then choose an interest rate option. But there's one other important choice: fixed or adjustab...
Should You Pay Down Your Mortgage Principal?
Even if you don't have a large amount of money to pay, it can be a good thing to pay off your loan with just a little extra e...
VA Streamline Refinance Offers: A Personal Experience
A member of the U.S. Marine Corps recounts his experience getting a VA streamline refinance loan, and offers an inside look a...