VA loan expert Chris Birk brings you the latest news and tips about your VA loan benefit
Securing a VA loan with bad credit isn't impossible, but it is common for many lenders to have a more stringent credit requirements.
Some lenders will finance a Joint VA Loan on which you can have a non-veteran or non-spouse co-borrower. Borrowing or refinancing with a civilian, partner or friend affects your down payment, entitlement and more. We’ll take you through VA loan co-borrowing scenarios to give you a better grasp of the pros and cons.
All parties on the mortgage will have to meet VA and lender requirements if considering purchasing a home using the VA home loan benefit, including your spouse.
Since 1992, VA loan benefits have been extended to National Guard and Reserve members. Let's take a closer look at how guard and reserve members can utilize their benefits.