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Do Homes Purchased With a VA Loan Have Warranties?

Do Homes Purchased With a VA Loan Have Warranties?

Warranties are everywhere. You can take advantage of a manufacturer's warranty on your cell phone, your computer, and automobile when buying them brand new. Some products like cars and trucks even offer extended warranties a buyer can purchase when acquiring a car...

VA Housing Grants For Disabled Veterans

VA Housing Grants For Disabled Veterans

The Department of Veterans Affairs offers special grants to veterans with qualifying disabilities that can help offset the cost of altering a property to be more accessible and livable. One such grant, the Specially Adapted Housing Grant (SAH), is designed...

Reader Question: VA Grants For Home Improvements

Reader Question: VA Grants For Home Improvements

The VA home loan program goes hand-in-hand in some cases with other VA benefits. Did you know the Department of Veterans Affairs offers grants for qualifying disabled veterans that can be used to renovate a home to make it more...

VA Loan Funding Fees–Who Is Exempt?

VA Loan Funding Fees–Who Is Exempt?

Changes to the VA loan funding fee structure as of November 22, 2011 have raised a great many questions. Borrowers naturally want to know about the status of any legislation that could potentially add or subtract thousands of dollars to...

More Facts About VA Specially Adapted Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans

More Facts About VA Specially Adapted Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans

There are several types of VA home loan benefits available to qualifying disabled veterans. Those benefits include special consideration for VA insured mortgages (qualifying disabled vets don't have to pay a VA loan funding fee) and a series of grants...

Facts About VA Specially Adapted Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans

Facts About VA Specially Adapted Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans

The VA offers a range of important benefits for qualifying disabled veterans, including a waiver for the VA loan funding fee and grants for specially adapted housing. Such grants are intended to help veterans with qualifying disabilities purchase specially adapted housing,...

VA Loan Benefits and Grants for Disabled Vets

VA Loan Benefits and Grants for Disabled Vets

We've had several recent questions concerning VA home loan benefits for disabled veterans. There have been changes, modifications and improvements to a wide variety of VA loan and grant programs for disabled vets in recent years, including modifications to the...

VA Grant 2101(a) For Disabled Veterans

VA Grant 2101(a) For Disabled Veterans

VA Grant 2101(a) is among the Department of Veterans Affairs programs and policies designed to help qualifying disabled military veterans purchase specially adapted housing or modify an existing structure to include accessibility features. The Department of VA has qualifying criteria...

More on VA Grants for Disabled Home Loan Borrowers

More on VA Grants for Disabled Home Loan Borrowers

The VA’s 2101 (b) grant is used to offset the cost of adding specially adapted housing features to a home the disabled veteran already owns. It can also be used to pay the actual cost of such features already installed...