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VA Loan FAQ

Our VA Loan FAQ tackles the most common questions we get regarding using the VA Loan to purchase a home. What do you need to prove your military service? To prove your service and eligibility for a VA Loan you will be required to obtain a Certificate of Eligibility. Here is the information you may […]

The VA Appraisal: What You Need To Know

There are several myths surrounding VA appraisals. These myths create fear in a seller’s mind and prevent Offers with VA Loans attached from being accepted. One of the biggest myths is that a VA Appraisal is always at risk of coming in below value and costing the seller money. While there is a separate certification […]

Rent or Buy: Some Things to Think About

With home prices and rents continuing to rise many people are trying to decide if it is better to rent or buy a home. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, median rent continues to rise. With today’s low mortgage rates, there’s great opportunity for current renters to make a move into homeownership that stretches each dollar a little bit further. […]

How Getting Pre-Approved Helps in a Sellers Market

Getting pre-approved has become required in order to make on offer on a home in today’s real estate market. Without one many Realtors won’t even take you out to tour homes. When the number of buyers in the housing market outnumbers the number of homes for sale, it’s called a “seller’s market.” The advantage tips toward the seller […]