Everyday home buyers and home owners across the country are lead to believe that certain mortgage myths are true. These myths are generated by people you come to trust, people like Mortgage Loan Officers and real estate agents. If not from the realtors and mortgage professionals, often times your friends and family, who have come […]
You’re back from deployment. You’ve had some time to think about preparing to settle down, kick off your boots and get your civilian life started. Becoming a first time home owner is top on your list. For many veterans, the dream of owning a home can seem like it’s forever 2 to 3 years out […]
As of January 2014, married same sex couples may now apply for VA-backed mortgages in 17 states. VA Loan For Same Sex Marriages All men and women are created equal. Until recently, that has not always been the truth. Now according to the Supreme Court ruling on same sex marriages, all men and women who […]
Being born and raised in Iowa, I am always interested in my home state and what it has to offer. As a mortgage professional and VA Loan Specialist, the Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs especially caught my eye. IDVA was created to help add to the federal benefits VA offers already by adding in several […]
Overall if you qualify for a VA loan and you plan to have less than a 20% down payment or equity in the case of a refinance, a VA loan should be your only choice.
The word is Veterans Affairs is going to loosen the rules for combat veterans to get PTSD benefits….the result of the rule change will literally hundreds of thousands of veterans to save THOUSANDS of dollars off their mortgages and lower their payments or even allow them to qualify for more.