What are the advantages of a VA loan?
VA loans offer little to no down payment, usually better terms and interest rates, no need for Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) or mortgage insurance premiums, usually better closing costs, and no penalty fee if you pay the loan off early.
Do I have pay mortgage insurance for a VA loan?
No, Private Mortgage Insurance isn’t required for a VA loan but there is an up-front funding fee.
How much of a down payment do I need for a VA loan?
Depending on the applicant, a VA purchase loan may require little to no down payment.
What are the requirements for VA loans?
VA loan requirements include, but are not limited to, providing a VA home loan Certificate of Eligibility (COE), meeting the standards for credit and income and living in the home you’re buying with the loan.