Written by Robert H. Ruth
VA Loans are one of the very best loans available in the marketplace, but unfortunately, they are not as well understood as they should be, so with Veterans Day fast approaching, I thought it would be nice to explain the basics behind the VA loan program.
Basic Eligibility Guidelines
You may be eligible for a VA Home Loan if you meet one or more of the following criteria:
- You served 90 consecutive days of service during wartime, OR
- You have served 181 days of service during peacetime, OR
- You have more than 6 years of service in the National Guard or Reserves, OR
- You are the spouse of a service member who died in the line of duty or as the result of a service-related disability.
- If you are no