Veterans United Home Loans

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  • Veterans United: More Than A Company

    It's not some vague mission statement. In the skilled and dedicated hands of our employees, our values burst to life every day and position our company for continued excellence in the future. We are passionate. We deliver results. We enhance lives. Learn more about working at Veterans United here: https://www.veteransunited.com/careers/

Veterans United Home Loans

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Veterans United Home Loans

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Veterans United Home Loans

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  • How to Have Two VA Loans at the Same Time Using VA Entitlement

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/entitlement/two-va-loans/ Once you earn the VA Home Loan benefit, it is yours for life. This means that you can use it as many times as you want and even have more than one VA loan at the same time. In this video, Veterans United's Director of Education Chris Birk walks you through a few common examples of how veterans and servicemembers can apply for...

  • Responsible Homeownership Tips: What to Do if Financial Hardship Occurs

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/homeownership/financial-hardships/ No one can predict when financial hardship will strike, be it from a divorce, job loss, or any other reason. Failing to maintain on-time payments on your mortgage during these tough times can take a heavy toll on your credit and finances. In this video Veterans United's Director of Education Chris Birk suggests helpf...

  • VA Loan Closing Costs, Unallowable Fees and Seller Concessions

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/homebuying/closing-costs/ Every mortgage comes with closing costs and related expenses. Luckily for VA borrowers, the VA puts a limit on what buyers can pay in closing costs. Who pays what in closing costs and concessions is always up for negotiation and will differ from lender to lender. In this video Veterans United's Real Estate Expert Samantha Ree...

  • Properties You Can Purchase With a VA Loan

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/house-hunting/va-loan-uses/ One of the key requirements of the VA loan program is that the residence being purchased must become the full-time home of the borrower. To help enforce this rule, the VA has deemed acceptable and unacceptable uses of the VA loan. In this video Samantha Reeves, Veterans United's Real Estate Expert, takes a closer look at ho...

  • VA Loan Basics: An Introduction from Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/mortgage-options/va-loans/ The VA Loan program has helped millions of service members, veterans and military families secure home financing since its creation in 1944. The government-backed mortgage option provides multiple advantages over other loan options, such as no down payment, no PMI, lower credit benchmarks and interest rates, and more. In thi...

  • Credit Score Requirements and Benchmarks for VA Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/credit/benchmarks/ Credit score requirements are a fact of life in the mortgage industry. Fortunately for veterans and eligible VA Loan prospective homebuyers, VA loans feature more flexible credit guidelines than other loan types. Most private lenders set a 620 FICO score benchmark for VA Loans. In this video Tim Alvis of Veterans United Home Loans b...

  • VA Loan Refinance Options from Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/entitlement/va-refinancing/ The VA loan program offers two refinance options for qualified borrowers: the VA Streamline Refinance (or Interest Rate Reduction Refinance) and the Cash-Out Refinance. Both options have unique requirements and qualifications that offer different benefits that borrowers should consider. In this video Chris Birk, Veterans Un...

  • Responsible Homeownership Tips: Keeping Healthy Financial Habits

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/homeownership/finances/ As a new homeowner, healthy financial habits are more important than ever. Before you closed you exercised financial responsibility to acquire financing, now you must exercise financial independence in order to avoid foreclosure. In this video from Veterans United Home Loans, Veterans United's Credit Expert Tim Alvis outlines s...

  • VA Loans: What to Expect on Closing Day and Beyond

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/closing/closing-day/ It's finally here. Closing day. The day you have been dreaming of since you were preapproved for a loan. So what should you expect on this celebratory day? In this video Chris Birk, Veterans United's Director of Education, gives you a final walkthrough of what to expect as you start your walk through the final stage of the homebuy...

  • Reviewing Closing Paperwork on Your VA Home Loan

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/closing/reviewing-paperwork/ The Closing Disclosure is a final review of all loan fees and costs and therefore should be reviewed by both you and your real estate agent prior to closing day. This five page document will show you how costs have changed since the preapproval stage, what closing costs you have to pay, and other key information about your...

  • VA Loan Underwriting: Everything You Need to Know

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/processing/underwriting/ Underwriting is the last major step on your homebuying journey. The underwriting process has two phases and exists to be the final review of a borrower's loan file. Underwriting is one of the most important steps in the VA loan process and can end in one of three ways. In this video, Veterans United's Mortgage Expert Barby Wul...

  • VA Home Loan Tips: How to Keep Your Loan on Track

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/processing/staying-on-track/ There is a lot that can happen in between the time you get loan preapproval and when someone hands you the keys to your new home. Fortunately there are several ways to keep your loan on track and avoid any roadblocks. In this video Barby Wulff, Veterans United's Mortgage Expert, offers some tips to steer clear of any obsta...

Veterans United Home Loans

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  • Meet the Veterans United Military Advisors

    Veterans United is privileged to work alongside some of the nation's truly dynamic military leaders. As former senior enlisted service members in the U.S. military, these individuals spent much of their careers preparing, leading and supporting those who serve: Kenneth O. Preston, 13th Sergeant Major of the Army Micheal P. Barrett, 17th Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Rick D. West, 12th Master...

  • VA Home Loan Process: The Home Inspection

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/processing/home-inspection/ As soon as you are under contract on a home, you should set up a professional home inspection. Do not confuse the home inspection with the mandatory VA appraisal, but do consider the home inspection mandatory. A home inspection is much more detailed than the appraisal process and can reveal defects in the house that the app...

  • VA Home Loan Appraisal Process vs. Home Inspection

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/processing/va-appraisal/ The VA appraisal process is an assessment of the property's value and condition and is one of the first steps your lender should take once you are under contract. The VA appraisal process is often a confusing step in the homebuying process and is one you should understand before starting. In this video, Veterans United's Mortg...

  • VA Loans and Power of Attorney (POA): Explained by Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/homebuying/power-of-attorney/ Power of Attorney (POA) is a common legal tool used by VA buyers that allows for the buyer to designate someone who can enter into a contract on their behalf. There are a couple types of POA that a buyer can use and each has its own circumstances. In this video Samantha Reeves, Veterans United's Real Estate Expert, explai...

  • How VA Loan Interest Rates Work from Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/homebuying/interest-rates/ Interest rates reflect the cost of borrowing money and directly affect your monthly payment. One of the most well-known benefits of the VA loan program is that they typically feature lower average interest rates than other loans. In this video Samantha Reeves, Veterans United's Real Estate Expert, explains VA interest rates ...

  • How to Negotiate a Home Price with a Seller from Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/homebuying/negotiations/ Unfortunately it is extremely rare for an initial offer on a home to be accepted. Usually you are going to have to negotiate with the seller to reach a final purchase price. Negotiation during the homebuying process can have multiple outcomes, which is why you should prepare yourself for every situation. In this video Samantha...

  • Homebuying Tips: How to Make an Offer on a House

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/homebuying/making-an-offer/ You've searched for months and toured a dozen homes and finally, you've found the ""one"". Now it's time to put your money where your mouth is and make an offer to purchase the home. Crafting the ""right"" offer is easier said than done, so in this video from Veterans United Home Loans, Veterans United's Real Estate Expert ...

  • VA Occupancy Requirements and Common Scenarios from Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/house-hunting/va-occupancy-requirements/ Since the VA's primary focus is helping veterans and servicemembers purchase primary residences, the department has occupancy requirements in place to certify that the borrowers intends to personally occupy the home. In this video Veterans United Real Estate Expert Samantha Reeves dives in to common scenarios V...

  • 7 Tips to Home Tours from Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/house-hunting/touring-homes/ Touring homes is the fun part of the homebuying process. You finally get to walk through what might one day be your home. So don’t rush it! In this video Samantha Reeves, Veterans United's Real Estate Expert, shares 7 key tips to get the most from your house hunting experience."

  • VA Loan Property Guidelines Explained by Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/house-hunting/va-property-requirements/ The VA wants veterans and servicemembers buying homes that are move in ready, which is why it created a list of property requirements that every residence must meet. Having a VA-savvy real estate agent will help you navigate these requirements, but you should learn them yourself to make your house hunt as easy a...

  • VA Loan Limits Explained by Homefront Academy

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/va-loan-process/limits/ The concept of the VA's loan limits can cause confusion for homebuyers and even for those in the mortgage industry. This confusion has created a lot of misconceptions about what the loan limits actually are. In this video, Veterans United's Director of Education Chris Birk clears the air surrounding the VA's loan limits."

  • USDA Loan Basics: An Introduction from Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/mortgage-options/usda-loans/ The USDA Loan program is a type of government-backed loan guaranteed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and reserved for those purchasing property in rural areas. These loans offer many of the same benefits as the VA Loan, however they also have some limitations and challenges. In this video Veterans United's Director o...

  • Fixed Rate vs. ARMs: Interest Rate Options from Veterans United Home Loans

    Learn more: https://www.veteransunited.com/education/mortgage-options/home-loan-basics/ Homebuyers can elect to have a fixed interest rate for the life of their loans or opt for an adjustable rate mortgage, or ARM. In this video Chris Birk, Veterans United's Director of Education, introduces you to both of these interest rate options for home loans. Choosing between a fixed rate or adjustable rat...

  • Finding a Military Friendly Real Estate Agent

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/house-hunting/finding-an-agent/ Having a real estate agent in your corner who understands the VA loan property requirements will help you buy a home with the best loan terms. Real estate agents who understand this specialized loan product can save borrowers from obstacles down the road. In this video, Veterans United's Real Estate Expert Samantha Reev...

  • 6 Questions to Ask a Real Estate Agent

    Learn more: https://www.veteransunited.com/education/house-hunting/finding-an-agent/ House hunting is one of the most important parts of the homebuying journey, which is why it’s important to have a real estate agent who understands you. Finding a military friendly agent who understands the intricate parts of the VA Loan homebuying process will save you time, money and a headache or two. In this...

Veterans United Home Loans

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  • VA Loan Entitlement: An Introduction from Veterans United Home Loans

    Learn more: https://www.veteransunited.com/education/va-loan-process/eligibility/ VA Loan Entitlement is the amount the Department of Veterans Affairs guarantees for every VA loan issued by private lenders. In this video you’ll learn about the basic types of entitlement and what it means for your VA Loan eligibility.

  • FHA Loan Basics: An Introduction from Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/mortgage-options/fha-loans/ The FHA Loan program is the most common type of government-backed loan that typically offers some cost-savings benefits when compared to conventional loan types. FHA loans tend to have more lenient credit and underwriting requirements. In this video Veterans United's Director of Education Chris Birk breaks down the basics o...

  • Comparing Different Types of Mortgage Options - Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/mortgage-options/compare/ Oftentimes first time homebuyers struggle to compare the four major loan options without any real-world numbers to look at. In this video, Veterans United's Director of Education Chris Birk compares each loan type in a real-world example using a $200,000 loan with a 4.75% interest rate. "

  • VA Home Loan Eligibility and Entitlement

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/va-loan-process/eligibility/ Millions of veterans and service members are eligible for the VA Home Loan program. Are you one of them? In this whiteboard video, Veterans United's Director of Education Chris Birk breaks down the minimum service requirements for eligibility and introduces the Certificate of Eligibility. "

  • Starting the Mortgage Process: Contact Lender or Agent First?

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/va-loan-process/lender-or-agent/ First time homebuyers often start their homebuying journey wondering who they are supposed to contact first: a lender or real estate agent. Luckily, there is no right or wrong answer. However, there are certain benefits to contacting a lender first. In this video, Veterans United's Credit Expert Tim Alvis outlines the ...

  • Home Loan Basics: Introduction to Homebuying

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/mortgage-options/home-loan-basics/ Homebuyers entering into the mortgage world for the first time can easily get overwhelmed by the acronyms and language used by lenders and realtors. In this video, Veterans United's Director of Education Chris Birk introduces you to home loan and homebuying basics."

  • Upfront Costs You Can Expect to Pay with Homeownership

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/preparation/homeownership-costs/ Part of preparing for homeownership is understanding that it comes with upfront costs. The amount owed upfront depends on a variety of things. Five common expenses are down payments, earnest money, an appraisal, a home inspection, and closing costs. In this video, Chris Birk talks about the costs homebuyers should expe...

  • Improve Your Credit Score with These Six Tips - Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/credit/building-credit/ Your credit score will have a major impact on your ability to get a home loan. Higher scores will grant you better ineterst rates and loan terms, both of which will save you money in the long run. In this Homefront Academy video, Tim Alvis outlines some key tips to boost your credit score."

  • How FICO Credit Scores Are Determined - Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/credit/credit-scores/ A FICO credit score ranges from 300-850 and is calculated separately by each of the Big Three credit reporting agencies. Many borrowers are unsure how their score is calculated, so in this whiteboard video, Tim Alvis breaks down how FICO formulates your score. There are five primary factors that make up your score: payment histor...

  • What is Credit, and Why Is It Important to Homeownership?

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/credit/understanding-credit/ Anyone who thinks about lending you money is going to examine your credit score. A credit score is a tool that shows lenders your willingness and ability to repay debt. In this video Tim Alvis introduces the concept of credit and how a score is created."

  • Four Financial Preparations for Homeownership

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/preparation/finances/ The decision to purchase a home is one of the biggest decisions we make in life. It's essential that prospective homebuyers take the proper steps to prepare for the financial responsibilities of homeownership. In this video Tim Alvis discusses four ways to financially prepare."

  • Benefits and Challenges of Homeownership - Veterans United Home Loans

    "Learn more: www.veteransunited.com/education/preparation/homeownership-benefits/ Getting a home loan in today's market is a tough feat. Those considering homeownership should weigh the benefits and challenges associated with owning a home before starting their journey. In this video, Chris Birk runs through several benefits and challenges all homeowners face."

  • Lighthouse Program Shows Way Home

    At the age of 78, Rose Rodgers finally realized her dream of home ownership thanks to the Lighthouse Program at Veterans United Home Loans. Rose is a military spouse whose husband wasn't able to secure financing through a conventional bank, so she turned to the Lighthouse experts to help her understand the steps they needed to take to secure a VA Loan. Rose was so happy with her home, she made a b...

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