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Robert Beale, Home Buyer in Washington

I live in Washington D.C. and I can't find a condo thats V.A.approved.

Asked by Robert Beale, Washington Fri Apr 22, 2011

Im pre-qualified for anything under 300,000.00 Please respond at heavenly.robert@gmail.com

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Hi, I can help you. I would contact all of the condos that you like and ask if they accept VA. miekeba@heymannrealty.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Tue Jun 26, 2012
We would be more than happy to help you find one.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri May 11, 2012
Condo buildings aren't VA approved as is the case with FHA. It is the individual unit that must be approved and VA guidelines are much more flexible than FHA. Feel free to call me to discuss. Have a great weekend!
Web Reference: http://www.ISellDChomes.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Sat Apr 23, 2011
I've emailed you a website where you can check for the approval status of any condo in the country.
Web Reference: http://www.jimmccowan.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Sat Apr 23, 2011
I am posting the link here for future buyers who see this question. However, I have emailed you as your requested an understand the issue - that nothing is on this list for DC.

VA approved condos:
http://condopudbuilder.vba.va.gov/2.2/frames.html

Also, many condos that are FHA approved CAN be VA approved but it's important for the lender and REALTOR to discuss it before writing an offer.

FHA approved condos:
https://entp.hud.gov/idapp/html/condlook.cfm
0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri Apr 22, 2011
Rib,
VA condos generally follow FHA approved condo lists. Lenders can and should search the FHA list first. VA can tell us if the condo is approved with a phone call if your loan officer is on top of things for you. I enjoy working with veterans and please let me know if youy have any further questions. Military references are available upon request. Hope this helps. Thanks
0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri Apr 22, 2011
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