On Dec. 7, 1941, Ben Russell watched in horror as the USS Arizona sank in flames into the depths of Pearl Harbor. It was a day he will never forget. Russell — who served with honor aboard the USS Phoenix — is available to share his memories of that day and his service with members […]
Five estate acreage community developers that sold land financed by VLB land loans, four Texas land brokers representing veteran land buyers who used the VLB’s land loan program, and five loan officers affiliated with VLB participating home loan lenders have been recognized as members of the VLB’s “Lone Star Circle of Real Estate Professionals” for […]
The Texas Veterans Land Board has been financing the purchase of Texas land by veterans since 1949. When the program began, Texas veterans could borrow less than $10,000 and had up to 40 years to pay off their loans. Things have changed a lot since then, and you may not be aware of some of […]
The Texas Veterans Land Board has just added new forfeited tracts of land to the Type II category in the forfeited land sales program. These pieces of land are available for purchase by both veterans and non-veterans.
In 2013 the VLB board of directors approved a measure to offer financing to non-veterans for forfeited properties not sold in the “Type I” veterans-only sale.
Deadline Approaching This quarter’s online Type I Forfeited Land Sale (FLS) is scheduled to close on Tuesday, January 21, at 5:00 p.m. Our Type I sale features 25 properties across Texas available first to Texas military service members and veterans.
Honoring the men and women who served in our nation’s military is the focus of the most ambitious renovation project in the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery’s 10-year history.
San Antonio Event (For Active Military, Veterans and Military Spouses) Saturday, February 15, 2014 2:00 PM VFW Post # 8541 2222 Austin Highway San Antonio, TX 78218 Brought to you by the: Texas Veterans Land Board Bexar County Service Officer Exhibitors: Texas Veterans Land Board: home loans, land loans, home improvement loans, state veterans homes and […]
Thinking about buying land? Texas VLB can help! Submit a completed loan application package or close on a land loan in January 2014, and we’ll waive your appraisal fees.
The Texas Veterans Land Board (VLB) hosts free “come and go” veterans benefits fairs to showcase resources available to Texas veterans.