Phoenix VA office busy with home loans

Aug 6, 2015, 5:46 AM

The Veteran’s Administration office in Phoenix is apparently keeping busy with veterans wanting a home loan.

The Phoenix Regional VA Office processes home loans for veterans, and a lot of the vets are taking advantage of them.

“As of this point in the fiscal year, we’ve guaranteed almost 93,000 home loans for veterans in Arizona,” said Duane Honeycutt, the Interim Director of the Phoenix Regional VA Office.

And, he says, his office is doing more than that.  “We’ve also helped 5,875 veterans avoid foreclosure,” Honeycutt said.

He added that the Home Loan program for veterans is something that you don’t hear too much about.

“It’s sort of news that goes under the radar, but it’s a very important part of our business,” said Honeycutt.  “I can tell as a veteran myself that I’ve used the VA home loan, and it’s made a huge difference in my life and the life of my family”

For more information on VA home loans, you can go to http://www.benefits.va.gov/homeloans/

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