Articles and news about VA loans and HUD requirements. VA loans are a great way to buy a home with no down payment.

Monthly Archives: August 2013

VA Loan Questions: Property Standards

VA Loan Questions: Property Standards

A reader asks, “I’m a Real Estate Broker in Chicago. I have a new client who is looking for a home and will be using a VA loan. My question is, what condition does a property have to be in...

VA Loans, Seller Concessions, and Discount Points

VA Loans, Seller Concessions, and Discount Points

When you apply for a mortgage loan, one option you have is to purchase “discount points” that can lower the amount of interest on the mortgage. The ability to purchase discount points is also available for VA home loans (talk...