Everything you need to know aboutFHA Home Buying

Peter Miller
- 5 min read

FHA loan income limits: Are there any?

FHA is one of the most popular home buying programs in existence. What does it take to qualify? Do you make too much to be eligible for FHA?

Peter Miller
- 4 min read

FHA credit score eligibility: How low does FHA go?

FHA credit score eligibility depends on just a few special numbers. That, at least, is the quick take. But if you look deeper you can see that the relationship between FHA mortgages and credit scores is more complicated.

Peter Miller
- 4 min read

How to pay for FHA down payment and closing costs

The FHA down payment is just 3.5% for most borrowers. As down payments go it’s certainly a lot less than the 20% up front some mortgage programs require. But is there a way to make the FHA down payment even easier?

Peter Miller
- 3 min read

What’s better? The FHA or USDA mortgage program?

FHA or USDA mortgages, which should you choose? It’s not an easy question and there’s no single answer which is right for everyone. But it’s a question many borrowers should ask. The right answer can mean big mortgage savings.

Gina Pogol
- 5 min read

First-time home buyers guide: What is an FHA mortgage?

First-time home buyers have access to a myriad of low- and zero-down payment mortgage loans. Of all the available loan programs, though, the FHA loan is the most inclusive and accessible for today’s buyers.

Erik J. Martin
- 4 min read

Millennials are loving FHA home loans (Here’s why)

Many buyers in their twenties and thirties are now looking to buy a home. But they’re worried about higher interest rates and saving enough for the down payment. That’s why many turn to borrower-friendly options like FHA home loans. This loan requires only 3.5 percent down to those who qualify.