over the weekend, a retired Air Force Colonel quizzed me about the likelihood of
using her VA loan to purchase a home in todayâ€™s market. With very low inventory
and low interest rates â€“ homes for sale get bombarded with multiple offers â€“
many over asking price â€“ within the first 24 hours of being on the MLS.
are coming in with all cash â€“ and other have extremely high down payments,
making it hard for military veterans to compete with zero down VA loans. Â While sellers may embrace the opportunity to
work with a Veteran, not all listing agents will do so, and often discourage
prospective buyers from writing offers on these homes.
So how does
a vet use their VA loan in this market?
for VA friendly listing agents. There are a lot of us out here.
you agent to arrange the opportunity for you to sit down with the seller and
the listing agent to present your offer in person.
ChooseÂ buyerâ€™s agent that has a strong name and
reputation to make sure your offers is at the top of the pile.
qualified for a VA loan? Give me a call and I will help you get pre-approved
with a VA loan mortgage officer.Â Iâ€™m
here to help. Cindi Hagley, Realtor,