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    Can You Get a Home Equity Loan with a VA Mortgage?
    You have a VA mortgage, and now you want a home equity loan. Is that possible? Can those two coexist? In principle, there's no reason the two can't run together. Your mortgage may be guaranteed...Read More
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    Get a VA Home Loan with Bad Credit
    For nearly 75 years, the loan program guaranteed by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) has allowed veterans to purchase homes with favorable terms and lower interest rates than those levied on...Read More
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    VA Loan Closing Costs
    VA loans are designed to allow military veterans, active service members, and eligible family to buy a house easily. The VA loan program helps borrowers secure loans with better terms, including no requirement...Read More
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    VA Home Loan Process: How to Get a VA Home Loan
    For more than 70 years, the U.S Department of Veteran Affairs has been helping veterans and other service members find new homes and secure affordable mortgages through the VA home loan process. Under...Read More
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    VA Home Improvement Loan: 9 Things To Know
    No house is perfect--even your dream home. Live in it long enough and you'll eventually need to add on, remodel, or do some heavy maintenance. But, don't worry, you won't have to blow your...Read More
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    VA Construction Loans: A Few Things to Know
    Did you know that a VA home loan can be used as a VA construction loan? According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, which oversees the VA home loan program, you can use VA home loans to buy, build,...Read More
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    VA Loan Limits: What is the Most You Can Borrow in 2017?
    The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs doesn't enforce a maximum loan amount that eligible veterans are able to borrow. Instead, VA loan limits are set by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)....Read More
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    5 House Hunting Tips for Veterans
    Eligible active duty personnel, veterans, service members, and eligible surviving spouses may be qualified for a mortgage loan guaranteed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. VA loan amounts can...Read More
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    How to Make Sure a Home Meets the VA Loan "Move-in Ready" Requirement
    A mandatory aspect of a VA loan is a VA-approved appraisal, which determines a home's fair market value and insures that the home is safe and move-in ready for veterans. A VA appraisal, a precursor...Read More