Find all the information you need to help you through the VA home loan process. Learn how to get a VA loan and the benefits of this type of mortgage for veterans.
VA Loan Basics
VA mortgage questions, answers
Learn the essentials of this popular mortgage benefit before you apply.
VA construction loan steps
VA construction loans have many advantages, including no down payment.
Latest VA Loan Articles
How homebuyers can battle bias against FHA, VA loans
It’s a tough market for all buyers, but especially for those with FHA and VA loans. Here’s how to compete.4 min read Nov 29, 2021
What is an energy-efficient mortgage?
You can get an EEM through many of the same lenders that offer mortgages.5 min read Sep 28, 2021
What is a VA construction loan?
Here’s what you need to know about building a home with a VA loan.6 min read Aug 20, 2021
What is a mortgagor vs. mortgagee?
Here is a simple way to remember the difference between mortgagee vs. mortgagor.5 min read Aug 18, 2021
What are small-business loans for veterans?
If you’re a veteran and own a small business, there are ways to get funding.4 min read Apr 13, 2021
What are guaranteed mortgage loans?
In short, without guaranteed mortgages, there would be a lot fewer home sales.3 min read Nov 20, 2020
Ask Bankrate: Questions about home values, best use for pension money and more
Readers want to know: Will economic disruption cause home prices to fall?4 min read Jun 04, 2020
9 grants and programs to help you buy your first home
Grants and programs to help you buy your first home Buying your very first home can be overwhelming. There’s all the financial jargon and the mountainous mortgage paperwork, not to mention the dollar [...]4 min read Aug 17, 2017