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VA Loan Appraisal Fee Waviers? A Reader Question

VA Loan Appraisal Fee Waviers? A Reader Question

A reader asks, “I heard that for VA if you have a disability, for example PTSD, you can qualify for a waiver for the appraisal…is that true?” Based on a reading of the VA Lender’s Handbook, there is nothing in...

VA Loans and Appraisals-What Do They Cover? A Reader Question

VA Loans and Appraisals-What Do They Cover? A Reader Question

A reader asks, “What does a VA home inspection cover? My son just bought a home using his VA Loan. The electric panel box has failed. He is replacing it now. The panel box has been a problem for many...