FHA Loans

   FHA Homeownershipt

Some benefits are:

  • Lower down payments
  • Easier credit qualifying

Purchase

  • Purchase a home with as little down as 3.5% of the purchase price
  • Down payment can be gifted by a relative
  • Up to 6% seller contributions towards your closing costs
  • Tends to be more lenient on credit and funds to close

Streamline Refinance

  • No appraisal is necessary
  • Often times no income verification is required
  • Owner occupied, non owner, condos, and manufactured homes are acceptable

FHA 203k

  • Purchase a home or refinance your current home that is in need of some repairs or home improvements
  • Used when the total costs will exceed $35,000
  • Repairs can be structural in nature

FHA 203k Streamline

  • Purchase a home or refinance the home you currently occupy
  • Up to $35,000 in repairs, remodeling and improvements are allowed

FHA “Repair Escrow”

  • When purchasing a home directly from HUD (see their website for homes they have for sale)
  • Up to $5,000 is allowed for repairs and is added to the loan amount
  • Roofs, gutters,  flooring, painting, appliances, etc..