Veterans United, VAMortgageCenter.com and ChaseMilitary.com are companies that offer loans to U.S. military veterans. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs can guarantee a portion of a loan, which enables a lender to provide more favorable terms.
The VA helps service members, veterans and eligible surviving spouses to become homeowners, according to its website. It can provide home loan guarantee benefits and offers other housing-related programs to assist with the purchase, repair or retention of a home for personal occupancy. VA home loans are provided by private lenders, such as banks and mortgage companies. Small business loan programs are also available.