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VA Loan Reader Questions: Termite Inspections

VA Loan Reader Questions: Termite Inspections

A reader asks, “We are currently refinancing our home – and we are using the VA process. They are requesting us to get a termite (WDO) inspection. My question is: Does the VA require this termite inspection? We live in...

VA Home Loan Questions: What About Termite Inspections?

VA Home Loan Questions: What About Termite Inspections?

When it comes to VA appraisals, minimum property requirements and VA regulations on "wood destroying pests", the VA only requires pest inspections on existing construction when there’s a “moderate to heavy” potential for infestation.

How does the Department of Veterans Affairs...