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Circular 26-14-6 - February 28, 2014
Revised 2014 VA Effective Loan Limits
PURPOSE: This Circular announces the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) revised effective loan limits for loans closed on or after the date of this Circular.
Circular 26-14-5 - February 25, 2014
VA Appraisal Requirements on Foreclosed Properties
PURPOSE: This Circular reaffirms Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) policy that all properties, including foreclosed properties, must meet VA minimum property requirements (MPRs) prior to VA loan guaranty. Additionally, this Circular clarifies our current VA requirements on who may pay for repairs on foreclosed properties.
Circular 26-14-4 - February 19, 2014
Clarification of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Acceptance of Water Catchment Systems in the State of Hawaii
PURPOSE: The purpose of this Circular is to provide clarification of VA policy for individual properties with rainwater catchment systems that serve as collateral for a VA home loan in the State of Hawaii.
Circular 26-14-3 - February 6, 2014
Contract Assurance Unit Mailing Address
PURPOSE: The purpose of this Circular is to provide the mailing address for the recently formed Contract Assurance Unit.
Circular 26-14-1 - January 9, 2014
Lender Compliance with Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Requirements for Ability to Repay and Qualified Mortgage Rule
PURPOSE: This Circular clarifies lender requirements for home loans guaranteed by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) under the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)’s Ability to Repay and Qualified Mortgage (ATR/QM) Rule.
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Last updated March 4, 2014