Lessons Learned About VA Loans

Lessons Learned About VA Loans

I’ve gotten three VA loans over the years since I was honorably discharged from the Army. I’ve learned a few things about the loan along the way. Here are some of them.

VA Loans Q&A: All About Entitlement

Today, we’re talking about entitlement as it relates to VA loans. An entitlement in this case is the dollar amount the VA promises to repay the lender in the event you default on your mortgage. Entitlement is a tricky thing to explain and understand. Recently, Quicken Loans hosted a VA loan Q&A on Google Hangouts to try to answer the tricky entitlement question. Read on to find out more.

Understanding Bonus Entitlement

We’ve addressed the topic of whether you can have more than one VA loan at a time in our Google hangout, but the topic is often difficult for many veterans to understand. Because you’re dealing with entitlement and maximum loan amounts, it can seem incredibly complicated, but once it’s broken down, the process isn’t as bad as it first seems

Quicken Loans Veterans Wish You Happy New Year!

If there’s one thing I do my best to impress upon our clients, it’s how much we support our nation’s veterans. When we’re not volunteering at the VA Hospital, working in the community to help veterans, or partnering with VSOs, we’re helping veterans who are transitioning to the civilian workforce.

VA Loan Q&A: Are More Vets Using VA Loans?

VA loans are a popular choice for U.S. veterans and active duty members, so we partnered with Military.com, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the National Association of Realtors® for our VA Loan Q&A Google Hangout to make sure that all of the common questions about VA mortgages are answered. It’s a good thing we did, because VA loans are on the rise, with a 50% increase since 2011!

VA Loan Q&A: What’s the Difference Between a Realtor and a Real Estate Agent?

Do you use the terms “realtor” and “real estate agent” interchangeably? A lot of people do, but there’s actually a distinct difference between the two. During our VA Loan Q&A Google Hangout, Margo Willis and Nick Mannis of the National Association of Realtors® let us in on the professional differences between realtors and agents.