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Veterans and military families have a multitude of homebuying benefits at their fingertips. Do you know all your options?

Home financing is a key part of the homebuying journey, and if you are a Veteran, you have several choices. In addition to the financing options available to other buyers, you have earned the right, through your service, to use a VA Home Loan, which includes features like no down payment and no private mortgage insurance. We encourage you to use the following resources to learn about the homebuying process and benefits available to Veterans and military families. If you have further questions, we invite you to call a Veterans United Home Loans home loan specialist at 1-855-877-5094.

VA Loan Central

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VA Loans & Veteran Homebuying Benefits

All the information you need to help you through the homebuying process.

  • Our featured military homebuyer

    Presented by Bankrate & Veterans United Home Loans.

    Former Senior Enlisted Leader Turns First-Time Homebuyer

    James A. Roy's military career is a long and storied one, culminating in his final role as the Air Force's highest-ranking enlisted service member. When the 16th Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force retired, Jim and his wife, Paula, turned to Veterans United for help using their hard-earned VA Loan benefits.

    As a Military Advisor, Chief Roy is a paid employee of Veterans United Home Loans.
  • Veteran Homebuyer Trends

    TweetChats presented by Bankrate & Veterans United Home Loans.

    TweetChats presented by Bankrate & Veterans United Home Loans

    Mortgage & Finance Experts Share Homebuying Trends & Tips for Veterans

    Chris Birk, Director of Education for Veterans United Home Loans, and Greg McBride, Chief Financial Analyst for Bankrate, answer questions and share tips and advice for Veterans, military members and military families who are considering a home purchase or refinance.


Navigating the VA Loan process

Getting a VA Loan doesn't look much different than any other mortgage product.

  • >5 steps to a VA home loan

    5 steps to a VA Loan

    Everyone's homebuying journey looks a little different, but most Veteran and military homebuyers will travel this basic road.


VA Refinance Loans

Veterans and military homeowners can tap into two VA refinance options to lower their interest rate or extract cash from their home's equity.

  • A look at VA streamline refinance

    A look at VA streamline refinance

    This powerful, no-frills refinance option for current VA homeowners focuses on getting Veterans into lower-rate home loans.

  • A look at VA cash-out refinance

    A look at VA cash-out refinance

    Learn how Veteran and military homeowners can tap into their equity to pay down debt, make home improvements and more.

  • Exploring VA Refinance Options

    Exploring VA refinance options

    We take a closer look at the VA's two big refinance options and what might make the most sense for you.

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Credit & Interest Rates

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