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Are you a US Veteran? You may qualify for a number of programs that will save you money while streamlining the home purchasing process. I’m here to assist you through the process to make it as simple as possible.
Advantages for Veteran Homebuyers
The VA Loan Program has many advantages that make it one of the most appealing paths to homeownership — and this great benefit is reserved exclusively to those who bravely served our country and select military spouses.
When combined, the benefits of the VA mortgage allow service members and veterans to take advantage of substantial cost savings under qualification requirements designed specifically for members of the military and their unique needs.
Veteran Mortgage Rates
With low interest rates and the advantages of the VA Loan, you can capitalize on a buyer’s market and join the millions of other veterans using their hard-earned benefit.
Although a number of factors influence your final rate, the government backs all VA Loans, ensuring lenders can offer competitively low interest rates.
Requirements and Qualifications
- Military members – To be eligible for a VA loan, you must be an active-duty or past member of the armed forces with at least:
- 90 days of consecutive service during wartime, or
- 181 days of service during peacetime, or
- 6 years of service in the National Guard or reserves.
- Surviving spouses – Spouses of service members who died in the line of duty or as the result of a service-related disability.
- You will need a Certificate of Eligibility from the VA to show that you meet these requirements. Your mortgage loan originator can help you obtain this certificate.
About Helen K. Burke with Intero Real Estate
For 20+ years I have delivered the highest level of customer service. I can provide references of my high level of service if requested. My relationship with my clients is of the utmost importance and I continually exceed their expectations during as well as after the transaction. My success stems from the “Business By Referral” method from day one of my career as well as a core belief that service and sincere commitment be delivered each and every time.
Having lived in the area since 1973 I have seen the growth and the changes within our community and I am knowledgeable and able to help you navigate the real estate process. I can prepare you for the move and help to make it as stress free as possible.
I started in the business in 1994 with my own Loan Processing company, I then became a Loan Officer. In 1996 I became a Realtor. I wanted to know the business inside and out. I have ranked within the top ten of Intero consecutively as well as received the honor of the “Value Award”. My on going training and commitment to excellence makes me the perfect fit for clients who want superior service. I am here to service anyone who needs help with buying or selling a home. I am also trained to help with people facing possible foreclosure and can inform them of all their options.