Utah has a low population, and there are extensive areas of the state that are uninhabited. However, since the 1970s, Utah has experienced a great deal of growth. As a result, Utah offers excellent real estate values.
The United States acquired Utah as a result of a treaty and the end of the Mexican American War in 1848.
Utah has often been ranked as one of the best states to live in, and residents enjoy a good quality of life, thanks to its focus on education, transportation and outdoor activities. Utah is known for its world-class skiing, and beautiful state parks.
The geography of Utah is diverse, and includes everything from deserts to pine-filled forests, and major regions of the state include the Rocky Mountains, the Great Basin and the Colorado Plateau.
The veteran population is nearly 152,000, and current military installations include the National Guard training site, Camp Williams, as well as Hill Air Force Base and the Utah Test and Training Range.
For veterans and servicemembers planning to purchase a home in Utah using a VA-backed home loan, a termite inspection is required.
Apply For A VA Loan For Property In Utah:
To find out the exact dollar amount you qualify for, call the VA Home Loan Centers Applications Support Desk at 888-573-4496 (option 1) or fill out the VA Home Loan Application located here.
$0 Down VA Home Loan Limits for Utah Counties:
As of 2020, counties come with $0 down and a $3 million VA loan limit.
- Beaver County
- Box Elder County
- Cache County
- Carbon County
- Daggett County
- Davis County
- Duchesne County
- Emery County
- Garfield County
- Grand County
- Iron County
- Juab County
- Kane County
- Millard County
- Morgan County
- Piute County
- Rich County
- Salt Lake County
- San Juan County
- Sanpete County
- Sevier County
- Summit County
- Tooele County
- Uintah County
- Utah County
- Wasatch County
- Washington County
- Wayne County
- Weber County
Appraisal Fees For Utah VA Loans:
Effective December 1, 2019, the VA appraisal fees in Utah are:
- Single Family: $600
- Condominium: $650
- Manufactured Housing ( including modular): $650
- 2-4 Unit Multi Family (Duplex, Triplex, Fourplex): $750
- Appraisal Re-Inspection: $150
Utah Condo ID Expedited VA Approval:
If you are looking to get a VA loan to finance a condo in Utah, you will need to have a condo ID issued. VA HLC can assist you with expedited filling. For more information see expedited VA condo approval.