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California VA Loans after Hardship – Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, Short Sale

California VA Loans after Hardship – Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, Short Sale

Many California Veterans have encountered financial Hardship during the past several years. Active Duty Recalls, Overseas Tours, Risky Mortgage Loans, falling Real Estate Prices, Unemployment, etc have created financial Hardships for many Veterans across the Country in the form of Bankruptcy, Foreclosure and Short Sale.

We have good news for our California Vets:  You may qualify for a VA Loan with VanDyk Mortgage as soon as 2 years after one of these events.

Here is a quick list of the waiting period for each Hardship for VA Loans in California below.

California VA Loans after Financial Hardship:

  • VA Loan after Bankruptcy – as soon as 2 yrs after Bankruptcy Discharge
  • VA Loan after Foreclosure – as soon as 2 yrs after Foreclosure Sale Date
  • VA Loan after Short Sale – as soon as 2 yrs after Short Sale date

**Short Sales that had no late Mortgage Payments prior to date of sale may be eligible sooner than 2 yrs (sometimes immediately after sale)

Note – We also offer VA Jumbo Loans 24 months out from Bankruptcy,  Foreclosure, and Short Sale

It is imperative for VA loan qualification that you have no late payments of any type after the date of the Hardship.  Please call us to review if you have specific questions about your scenario.

If you have experienced one of these financial hardships and are a Veteran,  please call us to find out how soon you may qualify to purchase a new home, upgrade your existing home, or refinance your current loan to take advantage of low interest rates utilizing your VA Benefit and the current Higher VA Loan Limits – 866-900-2342 toll free direct.

 >>>  Get started here on your VA Loan PreApproval or give us a call at 866-900-2342  (toll free direct)

 

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VA Loan Limits for 2013 – up to $987,500 in California

VA Loan Limits for 2013 – up to $987,500 in California

Click here for 2015 California VA Loan Limits by county

The Veterans Administration has announced the VA Loan Limits for California for 2013. The formula for generating the VA Loan Limits was altered by Congress in 2008, and was reinstated beginning August 6, 2012.

The VA Jumbo Loan allows Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel to purchase homes in higher cost areas of California and Washington at loan amounts more in sync with local housing prices. Qualified Vet’s can purchase up to $987,500 with zero money down.

Some examples of the new VA Loan Limits in California are: Veterans in Los Angeles, Orange County, Ventura, Brea, Pasadena, Irvine, Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, and Long Beach may qualify for a 100% VA Jumbo loan up to $668,750. San Diego County cities including San Diego, Oceanside, Chula Vista, El Cajon, Encinitas, Carlsbad, San Marcos, Escondido, Rancho Bernardo, la Mesa and National City a Vet can borrow up to $500,000 with no money down when buying a house. San Jose vets can go up to $823,750 with no money down VA Purchase Loan. SF Bay Area Vets buying a home in San Francisco, Alameda, Oakland, Fremont, Contra Costa, Marin, San Mateo, Daly City, etc can qualify up to $987,500 for a 100% VA Loan as well. We also offer VA Loans that exceed these limits with the appropriate amount of Down payment on purchases, or equity on Refinances.

VanDyk Mortgage is a proud VA Lender serving many states including California, Georgia, Massachusetts, Virginia, Washington, and more.

We have compiled the California VA Loan limits for 2013 by county below.

State County 2013 VA Loan Limit

CA ALAMEDA $987,500

CA ALPINE $417,000

CA AMADOR $417,000

CA BUTTE $417,000

CA CALAVERAS $417,000

CA COLUSA $417,000

CA CONTRA COSTA $987,500

CA DEL NORTE $417,000

CA EL DORADO $417,000

CA FRESNO $417,000

CA GLENN $417,000

CA HUMBOLDT $417,000

CA IMPERIAL $417,000

CA INYO $417,000

CA KERN $417,000

CA KINGS $417,000

CA LAKE $417,000

CA LASSEN $417,000

CA LOS ANGELES $668,750

CA MADERA $417,000

CA MARIN $987,500

CA MARIPOSA $417,000

CA MENDOCINO $417,000

CA MERCED $417,000

CA MODOC $417,000

CA MONO $437,500

CA MONTEREY $425,000

CA NAPA $521,250

CA NEVADA $417,000

CA ORANGE $668,750

CA PLACER $417,000

CA PLUMAS $417,000

CA RIVERSIDE $417,000

CA SACRAMENTO $417,000

CA SAN BENITO $823,750

CA SAN BERNARDINO $417,000

CA SAN DIEGO $500,000

CA SAN FRANCISCO $987,500

CA SAN JOAQUIN $417,000

CA SAN LUIS OBISPO $481,250

CA SAN MATEO $987,500

CA SANTA BARBARA $593,750

CA SANTA CLARA $823,750

CA SANTA CRUZ $668,750

CA SHASTA $417,000

CA SIERRA $417,000

CA SISKIYOU $417,000

CA SOLANO $417,000

CA SONOMA $448,750

CA STANISLAUS $417,000

CA SUTTER $417,000

CA TEHAMA $417,000

CA TRINITY $417,000

CA TULARE $417,000

CA TUOLUMNE $417,000

CA VENTURA $546,250

CA YOLO $417,000

CA YUBA $417,000

Many Vets would like to purchase or refinance a home that exceeds their County’s VA Loan Limit. If you need a VA loan for a higher amount than your county loan limit, please call us. We do offer VA loans over the county loan limits for Purchase, Refinance, and VA IRRRL Streamline Refinance (aka VA Streamline). Call Brian Skaar at 760-752-4480 to get started.

 

VanDyk Mortgage also offers FHA, VA, & Conventional loans in addition to FHA Jumbo, VA Jumbo, and Conforming Jumbo loans (aka FHA High Balance, VA High Balance, and Conforming High Balance).

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VA Loan Limits increased for Remainder of 2012 – up to $1m in California

VA Loan Limits increased for Remainder of 2012 – up to $1m in California

Click here for 2015 California VA Loan Limits

Congress and the President have worked together to authorize the Veterans Administration to increase the 2012 VA Loan Limits for California for the remainder of 2012. The formula for generating the VA Loan Limits was altered by Congress in 2008, and has now been reinstated beginning August 6, 2012.

The VA Jumbo Loan allows Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel to purchase homes in higher cost areas of California and Washington at loan amounts more inline with local housing costs. Many Vet’s can purchase up to $1m with zero money down.

Some examples of the new VA Loan Limits in California are: Veterans in Los Angeles, Orange County, Ventura, Brea, Pasadena, Irvine, Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, and Long Beach may qualify for a 100% VA Jumbo loan up to $675,000. San Diego County cities including San Diego, Oceanside, Chula Vista, El Cajon, Encinitas, Carlsbad, San Marcos, Escondido, Rancho Bernardo, la Mesa and National City a Vet can borrow up to $518,750 with no money down when buying a house. San Jose vets can go up to $831,250 with no money down VA Purchase Loan. Bay Area Vets buying a home in San Francisco, Alameda, Oakland, Fremont, Contra Costa, Marin, San Mateo, Daly City, etc can qualify up to $1,000,000 for a 100% VA Loan as well. We also offer VA Loans that exceed these limits with the appropriate amount of Down payment on purchases, or equity on Refinances.

VanDyk Mortgage is a proud VA Lender serving many states including California, Washington, and more.

We have compiled the California VA Loan limits for 2012 by county below.

State County 2012 VA Loan Limit

CA ALAMEDA $1,000,000

CA ALPINE $417,000

CA AMADOR $417,000

CA BUTTE $417,000

CA CALAVERAS $417,000

CA COLUSA $417,000

CA CONTRA COSTA $1,000,000

CA DEL NORTE $417,000

CA EL DORADO $417,000

CA FRESNO $417,000

CA GLENN $417,000

CA HUMBOLDT $417,000

CA IMPERIAL $417,000

CA INYO $417,000

CA KERN $417,000

CA KINGS $417,000

CA LAKE $417,000

CA LASSEN $417,000

CA LOS ANGELES $675,000

CA MADERA $417,000

CA MARIN $1,000,000

CA MARIPOSA $417,000

CA MENDOCINO $417,000

CA MERCED $417,000

CA MODOC $417,000

CA MONO $417,000

CA MONTEREY $436,250

CA NAPA $500,000

CA NEVADA $417,000

CA ORANGE $675,000

CA PLACER $417,000

CA PLUMAS $417,000

CA RIVERSIDE $417,000

CA SACRAMENTO $417,000

CA SAN BENITO $831,250

CA SAN BERNARDINO $417,000

CA SAN DIEGO $518,750

CA SAN FRANCISCO $1,000,000

CA SAN JOAQUIN $417,000

CA SAN LUIS OBISPO $497,500

CA SAN MATEO $1,000,000

CA SANTA BARBARA $650,000

CA SANTA CLARA $831,250

CA SANTA CRUZ $663,750

CA SHASTA $417,000

CA SIERRA $417,000

CA SISKIYOU $417,000

CA SOLANO $417,000

CA SONOMA $456,250

CA STANISLAUS $417,000

CA SUTTER $417,000

CA TEHAMA $417,000

CA TRINITY $417,000

CA TULARE $417,000

CA TUOLUMNE $417,000

CA VENTURA $563,750

CA YOLO $417,000

CA YUBA $417,000

If you need a VA loan for a higher amount than your county loan limit, please call us. We do offer VA loans over the county loan limits for Purchase, Refinance, and VA IRRRL Streamline Refinance (aka VA Streamline). Call Brian Skaar at 760-752-4480 to get started.

 

VanDyk Mortgage also offers FHA, VA, & Conventional loans in addition to FHA Jumbo, VA Jumbo, and Conforming Jumbo loans (aka FHA High Balance, VA High Balance, and Conforming High Balance).

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