Housing: Renter’s Insurance

What is Renter’s Insurance? ¬†Renter’s Insurance is essentially a “personal property” insurance. ¬†Meaning it covers your personally owned items within the dwelling, while the homeowner carries “Landlord Insurance” that covers the structure (and that is different from typical Homeowner’s Insurance). Why do I need it? ¬†If you, as a renter, experience theft, fire or water […]

VA Loans for Veterans

The VA Loan is widely recognized as one of the best ways for service members to purchase a home. The VA Loan is respected and desirable because qualifying applicants can usually purchase a home with no down payment, no private mortgage insurance and secure comparably low rates, as the loans are guaranteed through the Department […]

VA Loan Basics

As we gear up for PCS Season, many military families who are moving to new duty stations are considering buying homes with their VA Loans. Today’s guest blogger is an expert in these types of mortgages and can offer a few words of wisdom to first time – and repeat – home buyers. The VA […]