As the nation honors its veterans, it is a good opportunity to look at the number of Latinos in the military. According to a report by the National Center of Veterans Analysis and Statistics, Latinos make up about 6 percent of the U.S. military veterans and its population is expected to double in the next ten years.
As real estate professionals, we can give them and their families “peace of mind” by helping them obtain a home where they can raise their children and make sure their families are safe. There are many programs for loans specifically created to help service members, veterans, and eligible surviving spouses become homeowners.
Here is a video by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs which provides an overview of the VA home loan program and how to apply for the benefits under this program.