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Am I eligible for a VA loan if my spouse is killed on active duty?

Yes, as a surviving spouse you may qualify for a VA-guaranteed loan. To get more information about your eligibility, go to the VA’s home loan website . In addition, if you currently own a home that you will need to sell to move closer to your hometown within two years of the death of your spouse, you may be eligible for the Department of Defense’s Homeowners Assistance Program (HAP) . For more general questions regarding survivor benefits, visit the VA’s website .