Posts Covering FHA Mortgages

First-Time Home Buyers Actually Love FHA Mortgages

Along with low mortgage rates and other great traits, FHA loans are assumable. You could sell your home in 2020 with today's sub-4% rates attached. Learn more and get today's live FHA rates.

How To Cancel Your FHA Mortgage Insurance Premiums (MIP)

How FHA mortgage insurance premiums work, and how to cancel your monthly MIP. With the right steps, eliminate FHA MIP in 30 days or fewer.

Minimum Credit Score For FHA Mortgage Drops to 580

Credit score requirements are dropping for the FHA mortgage. Analysis and effect on U.S. home buyers, plus today's live FHA mortgage rates.

FHA Streamline Refinance Changes: A New Loan Closing Date Policy

The FHA has changed its FHA Streamline Refinance policies, making it easier to close on a refinance loan and reducing the cash you'll require at closing.

The Basics Of The FHA Loan (Plus FHA Mortgage Rates)

Explore the FHA mortgage. 3.5% downpayment requirement, low mortgage rates, and flexible underwriting standards -- especially for first-time home buyers.

Streamline Refinance – FHA Streamline Refinance Guidelines & Rates

Are you FHA Streamline Refinance eligible? Use this easy-to-follow format. Updated for newest changes to FHA MIP. Today's FHA rate quotes available.

How Much Do You Actually Know About FHA Mortgages?

FHA mortgages are popular among U.S. home buyers, but how much do you actually know about the program, which was started in 1934? Read up and learn more.

FHA Mortgages Don’t Require A 20% Down Payment

The FHA mortgage program features looser guidelines, lower rates, and requires less down payment than loans of other types. Is the FHA loan right for you?

2016 FHA Loan Limits For 1-Unit, 2-Unit, 3-Unit, 4-Unit Homes

2016 FHA loan limits for every U.S. county. Check your local FHA loan limit for 1-unit, 2-unit, 3-unit, and 4-unit homes. Safe and secure.

Refinance Your FHA Mortgage; Leave Your FHA MIP Behind

FHA mortgage rates are down. Save money with the FHA Streamline Refinance -- or refinance to leave your FHA MIP behind. Analysis and today's live rates.

The 203K Is Today’s Home Improvement Loan

Buying a home that needs repairs? Don't have to sacrifice your downpayment cash just to make it work. More on the FHA 203K loan and how it can help you buy.

FHA Approved Condos And Mortgage Rates For FHA Condos

The latest standards for FHA-approved condos, plus how to apply for an FHA mortgage. Full details on FHA condos, plus a complimentary mortgage rate quote.

New FHA Rules Affect Approvals, Alter Income & Debt Calculations

The FHA changed how it treats overtime income, part-time income, and gift funds; and, also how it treats student debt and loans for cars. This is big news for buyers of homes.

Is An FHA Loan Right For Me?

For many of today's home buyers, the FHA mortgage program is a clear "best choice". Here's how to determine whether you should use an FHA mortgage, too.

FHA Loans: Special Perks For Buyers, Plus Extra-Low Mortgage Rates

FHA loans are loaded with perks for today's buyers, including a low down payment, and an allowance for up to 6% of closing costs to be paid by the seller.

Which FHA 203k Loan Should You Choose For Home Construction: Standard or Streamline?

Buying a home to tear-down or renovate? Rehabilitating your existing residence? How to choose between the Standard and Streamline version of the FHA 203k.

FHA Loan Volume Doubles On Drop In MIP, Extra-Low Rates

With FHA MIP rates down 50 basis points (0.50%) and mortgage rate cheap, the number of homeowners using FHA loans has soared as compared to last year.

Reviewing The FHA Streamline Refinance Loan Program

The FHA Streamline Refinance is among the fastest and simplest home loan refinance plans. About the program plus access to today's live mortgage rates.

“Effective” FHA Mortgage Rates Drop; FHA Loans Even Cheaper

The monthly cost of an FHA loan continues to move lower. What to know about FHA home loans, plus access to today's live FHA mortgage rates which are now near all-time lows.

FHA Back To Work Program Waives Foreclosure, Bankruptcy, And Short Sale Waiting Periods

The FHA's Back To Work - Extenuating Circumstances mortgage program waives the standard 3-year waiting period after a foreclosure or short sale, and 2-year waiting period after a bankruptcy.

2016 Conforming, FHA, & VA Loan Limits

Mortgage loan limits for every U.S. county, as published by Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)