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Can I Get My VA Certificate of Eligibility Online?

Can I Get My VA Certificate of Eligibility Online?

Veterans who have never applied for a VA home loan before soon learn they need a VA Certificate of Eligibility before the lender will allow them to move forward with a VA home loan. This isn't just a requirement set down...

Do You Live in a VA Jumbo Loan County?

Do You Live in a VA Jumbo Loan County?

For typical VA home loans, the loan limit is based in part on something known as the county loan limit. That limit is normally $417 thousand, except in areas the VA has designated as high-cost counties. These areas have higher...

VA Jumbo Loan Facts

VA Jumbo Loan Facts

In our last post we discussed the VA Jumbo Loan, which is defined as any VA home loan that exceeds $417,000 for VA loans with no money down. The Department of Veterans Affairs has identified 17 states where the county...

All About Applying For VA Joint Loans

All About Applying For VA Joint Loans

The rules for VA joint loans are similar to other VA mortgages; the borrowers must certify the property is to be their primary residence, but the VA rules make an exception for any borrower who does not use VA entitlement...

How Much Loan Can a VA Borrower Get?

How Much Loan Can a VA Borrower Get?

One common question the new VA loan applicant wants to know is how much they can borrow with a VA guaranteed loan. There are many reasons for asking—some buyers want to know what the ceiling is, regardless of what they...