What to Know About VA Loans

Made available through a collaboration between the federal government and private lenders, VA loans are financial tools developed to encourage homeownership among U.S. military service members. Here’s a look at how these loans ...

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Buying a home can be one of the most exciting and rewarding times in a person’s life. Pride of ownership, the ability to make updates to the property and the benefit of building equity are just a few of the many benefits of ...
One of the most common of these financial options is a Veterans Affairs mortgage, better known as a VA loan. All too often, however, veterans and active-duty military members have lingering questions about exactly what a VA loan is and who is eligible for it.

VA Loans 101 

Serving as a member of the United States Military can be one of the most arduous and difficult jobs imaginable. In return, many financial organizations have gone out of their way to provide active and retired members of the military ...
One of the ways Colonial recognizes veterans is by offering a special loan program that is guaranteed by the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs. There are a number of benefits for using a VA loan for those who qualify. Below, we’ve answered some of the basic questions about VA home loans.

VA Loan Basics

Each year on November 11, Veterans Day is recognized in the United States to honor the men and women who have served in the military. Along with parades and other tributes, many restaurants, coffee shops and other retailers offer ...

Are You Eligible for a VA Home Loan?

Many military service people and Veterans are eligible for benefits through the Veterans Administration including special home loan options.  However, certain parameters are required by the VA including suitable credit, sufficient ...
For many Veterans and their families, the dream of homeownership may not be as difficult as they think. We’ve answered some of the most frequently asked questions about VA Loans.

VA Home Loans

In 1944, the GI Bill of Rights was passed to provide veterans with federally guaranteed home, farm, and business loans with no down payment. The Bill quickly transformed the economy and society to help billions of veterans achieve ...
For many Veterans and their families, the dream of homeownership may not be as difficult as they think. We’ve answered some of the most frequently asked questions about VA Loans.

What to Know About Colonial’s VA Loan Program

Owning a home is a goal that sits at the top of the list for many across the country. For the millions of United States Veterans who are hoping to achieve their dream of home ownership, there is a lot of misinformation out there ...