Category: VA Loans

4 Reasons to Work with RMN for Your VA Loan

After 75 years, VA loans continue to be an amazing home financing option for veterans and current military members who qualify. We are proud to provide VA loans in the state of Iowa and encourage any who qualify to talk to us – even if you’ve been pre-approved with a different lender. You may be…

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All About the $5000 Military Homeownership Assistance Program

Did you know there’s a $5,000 grant for down payment and closing cost assistance available to eligible service members and veterans? The $5000 Military Homeownership Assistance Program comes with no strings attached, and any eligible homebuyer should take advantage of it regardless of circumstance. The key is finding a participating lender who offers and encourages…

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6 Great Benefits of the VA Loan Program

Have you been discouraged from pursuing the VA loan program? Unfortunately, many lenders don’t encourage the VA loan program for eligible veterans and active-duty military, even though it is almost always the best loan option. Discover why lenders discourage VA loans, the benefits of the VA loan program, and why we always encourage them! Why…

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VA Loan v. Conventional Loan Programs for Veterans

There’s some confusing information out there about the VA loan program. If I’m an eligible veteran, should I finance my home purchase with a VA loan? Is a Conventional mortgage a better deal for me? Does a VA loan have higher costs? Spoiler alert: the VA loan program is virtually always the best option for anyone eligible…

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Realtors Want to Know: Why Should Your Buyer Choose RMN for VA Financing?

Realtors keep asking, so we will tell you: Why your buyer should consider RMN for VA financing even if they are already pre-approved with a different VA lender. Unfortunately, many buyers, sellers and Realtors alike don’t understand the importance of working with an experienced VA lender until things go South. That’s when we get the call to pick…

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Why We Encourage VA Loans (And Why Other Lenders Discourage Them)

Some lenders discourage the VA loan program. They often claim the fees are too high, there is extra paperwork, or that a VA loan can take over a month to close. The truth is that these lenders simply don’t fully understand the program and its loan processing requirements. In reality, a VA loan will virtually always be the best loan…

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VA Loan 101: Why VA Loans Are the Best for Our Veterans

A VA loan allows a Veteran (and his/her spouse) to purchase a home with no money down and obtain a fixed rate. Even with down payment, a VA loan is often chosen by a Veteran over any other loan because the interest rate is typically lower than a regular conventional loan. Be careful, not all lenders will tell…

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