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The VA Loan Funding Fee: A Reader Question

The VA Loan Funding Fee: A Reader Question

A reader asks, “My husband and I are in the process of purchasing a home. All is going well, except the VA has refused to allow us to get the VA Funding Fee, which amounts to a little over $5,000.00....

Verifying VA Loan Funding Fee Exemptions

Verifying VA Loan Funding Fee Exemptions

When a borrower is exempt from paying the VA loan funding fee, or anticipates becoming exempt because of pending compensation for VA recognized disabilities, there's a specific procedure used by the lender to verify that exemption.

In September of 2011, those...