VA loan expert Chris Birk brings you the latest news and tips about your VA loan benefit
Veteran homebuyers with a service-connected disability may qualify for many money saving benefits. Grants for Specially Adapted Housing and VA Funding Fee exemptions are just a few that can save some potential VA borrowers thousands during the VA home loan process. Find out how your disability affects your VA loan.
The VA has occupancy requirements for veteran borrowers, but there are some exceptions to the rules we'll explore below.
Private mortgage insurance (PMI) is typically required for conventional financing. Even FHA has their own version of PMI. Let’s take a look at how VA borrowers avoid this additional cost.
The VA requires properties meet a series of Minimum Property Requirements during the appraisal process to ensure the borrowers safety. Let’s take a closer look.
The VA provides a single option for refinancing from a conventional to VA loan and it’s simpler to use than you may think.