First, I wanted to thank my friend Jessi Hall for our recent Q-and-A on how to make an offer on your dream home. She’s a great resource, and we’re planning to do some live video chats with the VA Loans Insider community soon. I’ll keep you posted. I keep thinking about a question I should [...]
For the vast majority of military borrowers, VA loans represent the most powerful lending program on the market. These flexible, no-down payment loans have helped more than 18 million service members become homeowners since 1944. But even some longtime VA borrowers aren’t familiar with all of the program’s unique benefits and quirks.
With the large number of foreclosed homes on the market these days, more prospective homeowners are looking in that direction to get the greatest bang for their mortgage buck. Purchasing a foreclosure can be frustrating and time consuming, and doing it with a VA loan brings additional challenges. Sadly, some properties have been neglected as [...]