VA Loan Tips

VA Loan TipsVA Loan Tips

If you’re looking for tips on getting a VA Home Loan or are interested in learning more about the VA mortgage process then click over to our Midwest VA Loan YouTube Channel, or simple read the articles posted below, or follow us on Twitter!  We’re happy to help anyone learn as much as they can about using there VA Loan Benefits to purchase a home and these VA Loan Tips are great for anyone wanting to more about getting a VA home loan or those military folks who are interested in finding out more about their VA loan benefit or va loan eligibility!

Are Short Sales for a VA Loan Different?

Are Short Sales for a VA Loan Different?

The process of a short sale for a home that is mortgage backed by a VA loan is very similar to a traditional short sale process. The following is a breakdown of the important distinctions between the two:   Compromise Sale A short sale program with a […]

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VA Loans for Lee’s Summit Homes

There’s nothing better than VA Loans for Lee’s Summit Homes!  It’s probably the best mortgage program out there right now and it’s a great way to get a new home, however there are some qualifications that you must meet to get a VA home loan!  We’d like […]

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VA Loan Lee’s Summit

VA Loans Lee’s Summit If you’re a military serviceman or woman, whether active-duty or retired, the best home loan for you is the VA Loan Lee’s Summit. Some of the reasons that the VA home loan is the best for our armed forces members are: No Down […]

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VA Home Loan Mortgage Ready If you’re looking to get VA Home Loan Mortgage Ready, then look no further then local Lee’s Summit Missouri and Kansas City MO area lender Darren Copeland.  As you can see from the video above Darren is a VA Mortgage expert and […]

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The Importance of a Good Real Estate Agent

The Importance of a Good Real Estate Agent

If you’re ready to become a homeowner, or it’s time to sell and you’re looking for a new home, it’s important to work with someone with local credibility and a reputation for honesty. For home buyers, the real estate market can be foreign. Therefore, working with a […]

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What is PMI and How Can I Avoid it?

What is PMI and How Can I Avoid it?

PMI, also known as Primary Mortgage Insurance, is put into place to simply protect a lender in the event that a home buyer defaults on their mortgage. From the mortgage lender’s perspective, PMI is necessary in order to protect their investment and in turn, keep their rates […]

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Homes for Heroes in Lee’s Summit

Homes for Heroes in Lee’s Summit

At the Copeland Mortgage Team, we serve our activity duty veterans and other local heroes by helping out with their mortgage loans by providing extraordinary savings. The Homes for Heroes Foundation in Lee’s Summit gives back to those who serve our nation and its communities each day. […]

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What Percent of my Income Should be Devoted to My Mortgage Payment?

What Percent of my Income Should be Devoted to My Mortgage Payment?

Before purchasing a home, it’s important to determine the percentage of your income that you will be able to dedicate towards your mortgage. The first step is to assess your current income and outstanding debt and make an accurate but conservative estimate about the amount of house […]

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Are VA Loan-Financed Homes Harder to Sell?

Active military members and military families are often facing relocations. Due to this, its often asked if having a VA loan limits the ability or right to sell their home. The assumption is that having a VA home loan imposes special conditions which lock you into your […]

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Purchasing a Home vs. Military Housing

Being an active military member can leave you wondering how long you’re going to be stationed at your current or upcoming location. With PCS season approaching, this may be the topic of discussion in your family this summer. Because of the possibility of change, you may not […]

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