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17 May 2018
What do you need to qualify for an FHA loan? Here's a closer look at the various requirements of an FHA loan and what you need to do to meet them.
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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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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.
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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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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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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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27 July 2013
With their low down payment requirements, FHA mortgages have become extremely popular in recent years.But in the current housing market, there are some good reasons you may wish to avoid them if you can qualify for another type of loan.
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30 May 2013
FHA loan products have become increasingly popular in recent years, both for home purchases and for refinancing an existing mortgage.
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21 April 2008
With low down payments, relaxed credit requirements and competitive rates, FHA loans are designed to meet the needs of first-time homebuyers and other buyers whose credit or finances might make it difficult to qualify for a conventional mortgage.
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13 June 2018
For eligible veterans and active duty servicemembers, VA loans offer no-down payment loans with mortgage rates that can be significantly lower than conventional home loans and accommodating credit standards as well.
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27 November 2017
A shortage of home appraisers and other problems are hurting the VA mortgage loan program so much that some veterans are reportedly choosing other loans with higher costs.
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1 May 2017
VA loans aren't just an affordable way for veterans to buy homes - a little-known provision allows them to be used to purchase rental property as well.
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