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14 August 2017
Getting an FHA mortgage when you're burdened with student loan debt can be challenging, but there are ways to do it.
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5 June 2017
As local housing markets get tighter and tighter, buying a fixer-upper.with a rehab mortgage loan may be your ticket to to a home in that perfect neighborhood.
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6 February 2017
What impact will President Trump's cancelling a rollback in FHA insurance premiums have on homebuyers?.
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17 October 2016
The FHA is considering rule changes that could help both young and old when it comes to condominium ownership.
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29 January 2016
If you get any type of FHA loan, you'll need to pay for FHA mortgage insurance.But how much will it cost for different types of loans?.
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15 January 2016
There's a lot to like about FHA mortgages, but they aren't the perfect choice for everyone.Here's a rundown of the major advantages and disadvantages to help you decide if they're the right choice for you.
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7 January 2016
Thinking about getting an FHA loan? Before you do, make sure you avoid these four major mistakes that can trip up borrowers.
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3 November 2015
A mortgage loan from the Federal Housing Administration - often the first financing source for young, first-time homebuyers and other underserved buyers- can offer some of the lowest down payments, closing costs and easy credit qualifying among lenders.Recent college graduates, however, may not find FHA mortgages[https://www.mortgageloan.
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24 July 2015
FHA mortgages can be a real boon for first-time homebuyers.With low down payments and relaxed credit requirements, they can make home ownership possible for many who otherwise might not be able to qualify for a mortgage.
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6 February 2015
Early 2015 is presenting a great opportunity for homeowners wishing to refinance their FHA mortgage, owing to a combination of low mortgage rates and a sharp reduction in the annual mortgage insurance premium.
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9 January 2015
The FHA will cut its annual insurance premium by a full half a percentage point, President Obama announced today, in a move designed to boost the sagging popularity of FHA loans and give more borrowers access to affordable housing.
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19 December 2014
Potential homebuyers who were eying an FHA mortgage got a big lump of coal in their stocking this Christmas, courtesy of Congress.
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4 July 2014
FHA home loans are among the most common types of mortgages in the United States, but there's a lot of misunderstanding about them.
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20 June 2014
Concerned over potentially misleading advertising and sales presentations for reverse mortgages, the FHA is clarifying the rules of the program to ensure that borrowers are given accurate information about these loans.
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15 May 2014
Steps to ease access to mortgage credit, including cutting the cost of FHA loans, were announced Tuesday by the two federal agencies that oversee the vast majority of U.S.residential mortgages.
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24 April 2014
If you lost your job during the recent economic downturn, there's a good chance you may have lost your home as well.However, if you're employed again, you may already be able to qualify to buy a new home through the FHA's "Back to Work" program.
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14 April 2014
The head of the FHA is defending the agency against claims its mortgage premiums are too steep for the borrowers it's meant to serve, saying the fees are priced appropriately - but just barely.
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21 January 2014
The reduced FHA loan limits that took effect at the end of last year are expected to have an outsized effect on minority borrowers and potential homebuyers in metropolitan areas in general, according to a new analysis from the Urban Institute.
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9 December 2013
Starting on New Year's Day, high-value homebuyers will have to scale their ambitions back a bit if they plan to use an FHA mortgage.
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19 August 2013
Borrowers who suffered a foreclosure or bankruptcy during the recent recession may still be able to qualify for an FHA mortgage under new guidelines established by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
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