The VA home loan program is an important military benefit–qualified veterans who have served a minimum time on active duty may apply for a government backed loan for affordable housing.
These loans are also available to qualified members of the National Guard and the Reserves. There is a zero-downpayment option which makes the loan more attractive, and the VA has strict rules concerning reasonable interest rates and terms.
With all of these benefits and advantages, why would a veteran consider using an FHA home loan? After all, both VA loans and FHA mortgages offer similar things