VA Loans are a guaranteed by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs and are available to veterans based on military service. A veteran Is eligible for VA home loan benefits if they have served in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Reserves and National Guard or are a surviving spouse according to their DD-214, Certificate of Eligibility. Eligibility is determined by length of service or service commitment, duty status and character of service.
Eligible Veterans must occupy the property as a principal residence and many times no down payment is required.
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