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VA Rules on Minimum Property Requirements

VA Rules on Minimum Property Requirements

In our last post we discussed situations where the Department of Veterans Affairs might waive its minimum property requirements. But some requirements cannot be waived because the directly affect the health or safety of anyone who might live in the home....

VA Minimum Property Requirements for Multi-Family Units

VA Minimum Property Requirements for Multi-Family Units

VA loans aren't just for single family dwellings--did you know there are VA loans available for properties with up to four units? The borrower must certify he or she intends to live in one of those units as the primary...

VA Appraisal Requirements For Water Supply To The Home

VA Appraisal Requirements For Water Supply To The Home

One common question we often get regarding VA appraisal requirements for homes to be purchased with a VA guaranteed mortgage loan involves the question of what types of water supply is acceptable for the home. Can a well or other...

VA Loan Minimum Property Requirements: Asbestos

VA Loan Minimum Property Requirements: Asbestos

After viewing a recent post about VA minimum property requirements and appraisals, one reader asks, "What about asbestos shingles on an older home?"

Assuming the reader is asking whether asbestos shingles would disqualify a home from being approved for a VA...

VA Loan Minimum Property Requirements For Electrical Systems

VA Loan Minimum Property Requirements For Electrical Systems

When buying a home with a VA insured mortgage loan, the property must meet a set of minimum property requirements as spelled out by the Department of Veterans Affairs. This raises many questions for home buyers and potential VA loan applicants....