“The Minute I Hear Veteran, it has my Attention”

“The Minute I Hear Veteran, it has my Attention”





Hello Joe,


My name is Amanda and my husband and I have currently started to look for a home to move into by May of this year. My husband and I are both vets with a daughter and a cat. We are a quiet family. My husband is the only one currently working but he is also in the process of getting into the police academy here in Connecticut. We both receive benefits from the military and were hoping it would be possible to first look at this home and then possibly talk about renting out until we can get a home loan due to bad credit that we are currently repairing. Have been reading some of your blogs and it seems like you could be the person that can help us. I'm hoping that we may possibly be a good fit to work together. If you could contact myself at (860)-XXXXXXX or my husband Shawn at (860)-XXXXXXX or you can email me back. Hope to hear from you soon.


I have such a soft spot for veterans current and past, it doesn’t matter. They have served our country and I see it as my responsibility to do everything humanly possible to assist them any way that I can. No matter how difficult the transaction may be. I will do everything necessary to get any credit issues resolved and put them into a position to own a home.


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Comment balloon 23 commentsJoe Petrowsky • February 19 2016 07:32AM


 Good morning Joe Petrowsky . I have the same feeling. Didn't inspection yesterday for a vet out of Fort Campbell. He and his wife were purchasing their first new home.

Posted by TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc., Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029 (Complete Home Inspections, Inc.) over 4 years ago

Hi Joe.  Our vets deserve that kind of help and attention.  I hope you'll be able to help them.

Posted by Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate (Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales) over 4 years ago

Vets and first time home buyers have a soft spot in my business.

Posted by Peter Mohylsky. Beach Expert, THE BEACH IS OPEN (PrimeSouth Properties) over 4 years ago

So agree Joe. Whenever this opportunity arises, they get my full attention!

Posted by Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Home and Condo Specialists (The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803) over 4 years ago

Good morning Joe.  Not much anyone can add to what I've read.  I know you'll get the job done.

Posted by James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results (Fathom Realty) over 4 years ago

Good morning Joe Petrowsky ,

Yes and I know you will do everything you can to help them become homeowners. All vets do need every ones help and done graciously and with the utmost attention!

Posted by Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate (Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899) over 4 years ago

There is no doubt this lady/family has reached out to a sincere profession who will do all he can to assist and move them in the right direction.  Mark

Posted by Mark Don McInnes, Sandpoint, North Idaho Real Estate - 208-255.6227 over 4 years ago

Good morning Joe. They have certainly found the right source. Enjoy your day!

Posted by Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired (Wayne M Martin) over 4 years ago

Very kind of you Joe, but this doesn't surprise me at all, you're a great guy.

Posted by Roger D. Mucci, Lets shake things up at your home today! (Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092) over 4 years ago

I couldn't agree more about your desire to help vets. I feel the same.

Posted by Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat (406-270-3667, kat@thehousekat.com, Broker, Blackstone Realty Group - brokered by eXp Realty) over 4 years ago

Good for you Joe Petrowsky They deserve to own their own home.

Bill Roberts

Posted by Bill Roberts, "Baby Boomer" Retirement Planner (Brooks and Dunphy Real Estate) over 4 years ago

Joe, I have a soft spot also when I hear the word Veterans, many of our buyers are Vets.

Posted by ba`B Ratliff, "Sold with Bob" (Robert Ratliff Realty) over 4 years ago

Joe, it is a joy to work with our veterans, and working with an active military family now.  

Posted by Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time (House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373) over 4 years ago

I agree with you on that one.  We all need to treat our vets with a little special care and be thankful for their sacrifices.

Posted by Belinda Spillman, Colorado Living! (Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado) over 4 years ago

I agree with you Joe, Vets deserve special attention and treatment. They do so much for our country we need to give back.

Posted by Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917 (Coldwell Banker) over 4 years ago

Wish you would write a blog about the basic steps a vet should take to help their credit and how long it might take. I know, it sounds so elementary, but many just don't know. Coming from you who has helped so many, it would mean a lot.

Posted by Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®, Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea over 4 years ago

We just got a listing today because we told the vet how much we loved working with vets and needed to drop everything we were doing to help them. And it's true. Because the fact is in Sacramento many listing agents still, in this day and age, advise their sellers to turn down offers from vets due to misunderstandingsabout VA loans.

Posted by Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Realtor Top 1%, Put 40 years of experience to work for you (RE/MAX Gold) over 4 years ago

Joe I share your attitude when if comes to Veterans.  Hope you are able to get them into a position to purchase a home.

Posted by George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert (George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages) over 4 years ago

I agree with you, Joe. Our veterans deserve so much because they have sacrificed so much. 

Posted by Debbie Laity, Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO (Cedaredge Land Company) over 4 years ago

Well, Joe, knowing you and having read your blogs as well, they called the right person

Posted by Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally (Mapleridge Realty, CT 203-206-0754 ) over 4 years ago


I hope you're able to work your magic for the vets and there family.

Good luck and success.

Lou Ludwig

Posted by Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC (Ludwig & Associates) over 4 years ago

Yes...with an attitude of gratitude...it is our honor and pleasure to be of service to all those people who generously gave us theirs.

Posted by Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Real Estate Agents - Luxury - Divorce (EXP Realty 414-525-0563) over 4 years ago

Joe, I am with you all the way on this one.  It is wonderful to help a VET in any way we can in real estate and beyond.  Best of luck with them.

Posted by Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in Southern RI and beyond (RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate) over 4 years ago