Chris Birk

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A former journalist and author of “The Book on VA Loans: An Essential Guide to Maximizing Your Home Loan Benefits,” Chris Birk is also content development director for Veterans United.

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Can You Buy a House if You Owe Taxes?
In a Nutshell Yes, you might be able to get a home loan even if y... read more

November 3, 2021


What Should My Mortgage Credit Score Be?
You don’t have a separate rating called a mortgage&nbs... read more

September 3, 2019


5 Reasons VA Loans Had Their Biggest Year Ever
One of the most cherished benefits for veterans and military fami... read more

November 10, 2016


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5 Signs You’re Not Ready for a Mortgage
Buying a home is still cheaper than renting in nearly every major... read more

March 29, 2016


6 Tips for Buying a Home in 2016
Would-be homebuyers eyeing 2016 as the year have a fair bit wor... read more

February 9, 2016


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Homebuying in 2016: The 4 Big Trends That Could Impact You
Expectations are mixed for the housing market in 2016. More Ameri... read more

January 1, 2016