Eligibilty Requirements for Spouses
VA home mortgages can also be extended to the spouse of a Veteran.
You may be eligible if any of the following scenarios apply:
- Unremarried spouse of a Veteran who died while in service or from a service connected disability
- Spouse of a Servicemember missing in action or a prisoner of war
- Surviving spouse who remarries on or after attaining age 57, and on or after December 16, 2003 (Note: a surviving spouse who remarried before December 16, 2003, and on or after attaining age 57, must have applied no later than December 15, 2004, to establish home loan eligibility. VA must deny applications from surviving spouses who remarried before December 6, 2003 that are received after December 15, 2004.)
- Surviving Spouses of certain totally disabled veterans whose disability may not have been the cause of death