VA Loans and Military Family Home Buying Tips for Veterans

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What You Need to Know to Apply for a VA Loan

By Tim Coutis / January 30, 2018
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The VA loan program was created as part of the original Servicemen’s Readjustment Act, passed by the U.S. Congress in 1944 for service men and women returning home from World War II. Like the GI bill, it was designed to…

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Fact vs. Fiction: The Real Truth About VA Loans

By Aly Yale / January 23, 2018
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There are a lot of misconceptions about VA loans—that they take a long time to close, that they’re harder to get, and that they’re more of a hassle. Sadly, these misconceptions often keep hard-working veterans from applying for them—a decision…

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No More BAH? Tips for Managing Your Post-Military Home Loan

By Aly Yale / January 15, 2018
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Transitioning away from military life can be difficult for many families—particularly when it comes to housing. As a military family, you were either living on base (with all your costs paid for), or you were in an off-site rental or…

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Getting a Mortgage Post-Military Might Be Easier than You Think

By Aly Yale / January 3, 2018
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It’s easy to think post-military life might be harder—and more expensive. Without government-paid housing, food allowances and other benefits to support you, how will you get by? Can you even qualify for a mortgage, let alone pay for one month…

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