How to Qualify for a VA Loan

VA Loans are one of the best ways for military members and veterans to buy a home. The benefits are many, and the downsides are few. For example, VA Loans allow veterans to buy a home with no money down. This is almost unheard of in the current real estate market place due to recent […]

Get a Free Flu Shot from the VA

Flu season is just around the corner, and it is better to get immunized sooner rather than later. While flu shots can be expensive, there are several ways to get your shot free or at a reduced cost. For instance, did you know that US Military Veterans can get free flu shots at local VA […]

VA Loan Closing Costs – What to Expect

We recently discussed VA Loan funding fees, which are required of all veterans buying a home through a VA Loan, with the exception of those who receive a service-connected disability payment from the VA (or would receive it if they weren’t receiving retirement pay), and a surviving spouse of a veteran who died while in […]

Understanding VA Home Loan Funding Fees

VA Home Loans are one of the best ways for veterans to finance a home purchase. VA Loans offer veterans a chance to buy a house with little to no money down, and in many cases, the VA Loan interest rates are competitive with conventional mortgage rates, sometimes they are even lower. This was the […]

Pros and Cons of Refinancing a VA Loan

One of the most popular military benefits is the VA Loan, which makes home ownership more easily attainable for thousands of veterans. Sometimes you can lower your monthly VA Loan payment by refinancing it at a lower interest rate, or by changing from an adjustable rate VA Loan to a fixed rate loan. Whatever the […]

What Credit Score is Needed to Refinance a VA Loan?

Many military veterans are considering refinancing their VA Loan due to mortgage rates being near historic lows. There are several benefits to refinancing your VA Loan, including a lower monthly payment, better terms, and potentially being able to pay off your VA Loan more quickly. Your credit score is one of the most important factors […]