Menu Close

News Articles

NEWS ARTICLES

n6

Wells Fargo - Newsroom

USA Homeownership Foundation Receives $100,000 grant from Wells Fargo Foundation
May 21, 2021

VAREP today announced a $100,000 grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation which will enable ...

n7

Bank of America - Newsroom

Veteran Receives Keys to Mortgage-Free Home
April 6, 2018

Donation Made Possible Through Partnership With Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals...

n3

Article

Veterans Day Golf
Aug 10, 2017

Can you think of a better way to celebrate Veteran's Day than to play golf in beautiful weather and ...

t4

Article

Veterans and Home Buying
Aug 10, 2017

Based in Corona, California, The Veterans Association of Real Estate...

n5

Fox 29

VAREP Launches Treasure Coast Regional Chapter Florida
Aug 10, 2017

Based in Corona, California, The Veterans Association of Real Estate...

n6

Brevard Times

VAREP Launches Treasure Coast Regional Chapter Florida
Aug 9, 2017

Based in Corona, California, The Veterans Association of Real Estate...

n7

SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS
Nov 3, 2016

Because the road to homeownership can sometimes be along and winding one for military...

x

n3

Las Vegas Review-Journal
Nov 3, 2016

Army vet gets mortgage-free home in Las Vegas courtesy of partnership

x

t4

Tucson News Now
May 13, 2016

On Saturday, May 14, a housing summit is hosting an event to provide both veterans and real estate agents selling ...

x

n5

Arizona Daily Star
May 12, 2016

The new Tucson chapter of the Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals will host its first, free...

x

n6

Tucson Local Media – The Explorer
May 11, 2016

The transition from active duty to civilian life is never an easy one, but frequent changes to Veteran...

x

n7

81-year-old veteran buys his first VA home
September 18, 2015

Renting an apartment in a local retirement community was nice for Air Force veteran Robert Garcia and ...

x

n3

The Brigade

Save big money on your Rent or Buying a Home: VAREP (Information)
September 18, 2015

VVAREP (Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals) is a nonprofit organization that was...

t4

The Desert Sun

Veterans: Get homebuying help in Riverside on Saturday
September 15, 2015

When Louis Cisneros, a Marine Corps veteran who served a year in Afghanistan, started thinking about buying a home...

n5

Parenting OC

Julie Kistler: Veteran Housing Summit Helping Families Achieve Home Ownership
August 28, 2015

Veteran and military families are seeking ways to obtain home ownership with little to zero down.

n6

Housing options await military personnel and vets
June 4, 2015

A year ago, Air Force Sr. Airman Kimberly Corley ventured into the housing market with a fair amount of uncertainty.

x

n7

Arizona Veterans Helping Veterans

A Proud and Historic Day for VAREP
November 11, 2014

November 11th was not only Veteran’s Day but a historic day for the Phoenix Chapter of VAREP. We gave away a mortgage-free home (the first ever for VAREP)...

n3

ABC 15

Veteran Surprised with New Home in Peoria
November 11, 2014

The Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals, or VAREP, gave away a home. The recipient is a veteran who was injured in his second tour in Afghanistan..

t4

FOX 10

Senior Airman Receives New Home
November 11, 2014

Retired Air Force Senior Airman Shaun Grogan suffered a back injury during his second tour in Afghanistan in 2008.

n9

Government Money is Available to Help Veterans Buy a Home in San Diego
August 22, 2014

San Diego County has several little-known financial assistance programs that can help all veterans and active-duty members afford a home.

x

n6

Veterans Group to Host First VA Housing Summit in Hawaii.
August 22, 2014

Not enough Hawaii service members know about government funding for housing programs, the Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals says.

x

n7

Veterans Housing Summit Hosted by VAREP
August 20, 2014

Home sellers in Hawaii are missing out on a huge market because of their misconceptions on the VA loan system. Because of this and other reasons, and as a benefit to the VA eligible in Hawaii, VAREP will be hosting the ...


x

n3

Sacramento VA Housing Summit - Helping Active Duty Members and Veterans Buy Homes
August 21, 2014

Home sellers in Sacramento are missing out on a huge market because of their misconceptions of veterans and active duty members.

x

t4

Wells Fargo - Newsroom

Calling All Veterans: Hawaii’s First VA Housing Summit
August 23, 2014
Hawaii is tops for quality of life, but near the bottom of the entire United States when it comes to the number of veterans taking advantage of VA programs, according to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. This is a shocking statistic...

n7

Credit Union Times

3 Ways Credit Unions Can Help Veterans
June 24, 2014
Veterans and their supporters said there are three ways credit unions could help returning service members improve their financial lives: Teach them how money works, help them move past previous mistakes and provide access to loan products established just for them.

n8

RealtyPilot Forges Strategic Relationship With the Non-profit Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals
Phoenix, AZ - June 26, 2014

The USA Homeownership Foundation, Inc. DBA Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals (VAREP), a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing sustainable homeownership and financial literacy education for the low-to-moderate active-military and veteran communities nationwide will be using Realty Pilot cloud-based Concourse 360 system and broker/agent network.

n1 (1)

Navy Times

VA home loans underused, real estate experts say
Navy Times – June 20, 2014

Too many troops and veterans either don’t know about their VA home loan benefit or are being discouraged from using it, experts say...

eagle12

Military Times

VA home loans underused, real estate experts say
Army Times – June 20, 2014

Too many troops and veterans either don’t know about their VA home loan benefit or are being discouraged from using it, experts say...

n9

Underused VA Mortgage Program Makes Inroads as FHA Costs Rise
National Mortgage News - June 11, 2014

Of the 16.4 million active-duty service members and military veterans with mortgages, less than 12% have a loan guaranteed by the Department of Veterans Affairs...

x

n6

Remarks of Barry Wides, Deputy Comptroller for Community Affairs, before the Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals
OCC - June 9, 2014

Good morning. It’s a pleasure to participate on a panel with such a distinguished group of speakers who represent various other agencies and the Administration. Our objective today is to explore how our different missions...


thum1px

Industry Shortcomings, Biases and Lack of Financial Literacy Among Barriers To Homeownership for Military, Vets
RIVERSIDE, CA/WASHINGTON D.C., June 2, 2014

Biases, insufficient knowledge of VA loans among industry service providers and lack of financial literacy are key barriers to homeownership for servicemembers and veterans...


x

n7

VAREP Phoenix Chapter - Veterans Housing Summity
Phoenix-AZ May 14, 2014

Justin and Heather Hart took notes like they were in a classroom, getting important tips from speakers on what they should know before talking with a realtor about buying a home.


x

thum0a

Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals Launches the Space Coast Regional Chapter
Indian Harbor Beach-FL March 14, 2014

Based in Corona, California, The Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals (VAREP) announced today the launch and swearing in its Space Coast Regional Chapter located in the East Central Coast of Florida.


x

thums

Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals Launches Seattle Chapter
Seattle, WA, February 10, 2014

Based in Corona, California, The Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals (VAREP) announced today the launch of its Seattle Chapter. The Chapter Launch Ceremony will be held at the Double Tree in Southcenter/Tukwila on Thursday, February 20, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.


x

bghouse

Real Estate Group that Helps Veterans/Military Launched SA Chapter
San Antonio, TX - December 10, 2013

A non-profit group dedicated to increasing sustainable home ownership for the active military and veteran communities is launching a chapter in San Antonio. The Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals (VAREP) announced their plans Tuesday morning during a ceremony at the VFW Post Number 76.


x

thum3

Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals Launches San Diego Chapter
San Diego, CA - July 22, 2013

Based in Corona, California, The Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals (VAREP) announced today the launch of its San Diego Chapter. The Chapter Launch Ceremony will be held at the San Diego Association of REALTORS® on Monday, July 29, 2013 at 11 a.m.


x

thum4

VAREP Announced the Launch of its Membership Website and the Formation Six Local Chapters
Corona, CA - April 30, 2013

Four of the chapters are in California—Inland Empire, San Diego, Greater Sacramento, and Bay Area—with another in Phoenix and one in Las Vegas...

x