Posts Covering Mortgage Products
April 22, 2016 in Mortgage Products
A ten percent downpayment can give you the benefits of a bigger downpayment at half the initial upfront investment.
April 20, 2016 in Mortgage Products
Government-backed programs are no longer the only low-downpayment option. Conventional loans now offer similar benefits.
April 18, 2016 in Mortgage Products
Easy-to-read HomeReady™ home loan guidelines with current mortgage rates attached. Use income from relatives & non-relatives to get approved for a mortgage.
March 23, 2016 in Mortgage Products
Lesser-known mortgage options can help home buyers find the right fit for their budget. Here are four options you may not have heard about.
March 11, 2016 in Mortgage Products
The waiting period before you can make a mortgage application after a "significant derogatory event" has been cut by half. Get more on Fannie Mae's update.
March 2, 2016 in Mortgage Products
About the USDA Rural Housing Program (Section 502), including household income limits for 2015. Lookup table by county, plus mortgage rates.
February 10, 2016 in Mortgage Products
For buyers in Hawaii, it would take more than 25 years just to save 10% for a down payment on a home. Thankfully, you don't need to save for 10%. Mortgage options are plenty for today's buyers of homes.
January 30, 2016 in Mortgage Products
Choosing an adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) instead of fixed-rate loan can be a great way to save money on your loan. But, is it really your best choice?
January 19, 2016 in Mortgage Products
About the Fannie Mae HomePath Mortgage program plus details for getting approved. Read more about HomePath. Get today's live mortgage rates.
January 13, 2016 in Mortgage Products
Using the Fannie Mae HomeStyle® Renovation loan to finance home improvements can be cheaper and more efficient than the FHA 203k rehab loan. Read more.
January 12, 2016 in Mortgage Products
A man's home may be his castle, but if it's REALLY a castle, he'll have a hard time mortgaging it. How to find financing for your homes with unique traits.
January 7, 2016 in Mortgage Products
Another low-downpayment option is available to today's home buyers. The 97% LTV program can be used to refinance, too. Q&A plus access to live rate quotes.
December 23, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Fannie Mae retired the MyCommunityMortgage, replacing it with the HomeReady home loan. HomeReady offers discounted mortgage rates and requires just 3% down.
December 8, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Investor with more than 4 properties financed? Use Fannie Mae's standard 5-10 Properties Program. How to apply plus today's mortgage rates.
November 23, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Streamline Refinance programs waive income, asset, credit and employment verification, simplifying the approval process. Appraisals aren't required, either.
November 17, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Fannie Mae replaced its HomePath mortgage with a new, 3% down program called Home Ready. First-time buyers and investors have used the program with success.
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)