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FHA Loan Limits in 2017 Corrected

FHA loan limits for 2017 were posted on the FHA/HUD official site recently, but the Federal Housing Administration has updated the original post with a correction. According to an FHA mortgagee letter, “Mortgagee Letter 16-20 set Federal Housing Administration forward ...

FHA Loan Limits Rise in 2017: How Much?

In a recent blog post, we discussed the news of FHA loan limits increasing in 2017. Every year the FHA/HUD official site releases the data on FHA loan guaranty limits for the new year. These limits can be affected by ...

Higher FHA Loan Limits For 2017 Announced

The FHA official site has announced higher FHA loan limits for 2017. According to a press release on the official site, The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) today announced the agency’s new schedule of loan limits, and due to an increase ...

FHA Announces 2017 HECM Limits

The FHA official site has been updated recently to include 2017 loan limits for Home Equity Conversion Mortgages, also known as FHA HECM loans or FHA reverse mortgages. According to the press release at www.FHA.gov, “The Federal Housing Administrations (FHA) ...

FHA Loan Limits In 2017: The FHA Search Tool

At the time of this writing, FHA loan limits for 2017 have not been published yet, but borrowers who need to know mortgage loan limits can look them up at the FHA official site. No matter whether you’re looking for ...

Mortgage Payments On FHA Loans: How Much?

One of the most common questions about FHA mortgage payments is naturally, “How much will I have to pay?” And the answer is not as easy as you might think since there are a variety of factors that go into ...

Adding To The FHA Loan Amount

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When preparing to fill out an FHA loan application, many borrowers wonder how much FHA loan they will be permitted to get, and whether they can increase that amount. The basic FHA loan rules in HUD 4000.1 state that the ...

FHA Loan Questions and Answers

Tired of renting and looking to purchase a home of your own? There are many questions many first time home buyers or first time FHA loan applicants have. Here is a list of some of the most frequently asked questions ...

FHA Loan Tools

If you are in the planning stages of a new home loan, there are plenty of FHA loan tools you can use to help you prepare. The planning stage of your new home loan is just as important as the ...

FHA Loans and FICO Scores: Fact and Fiction

Some potential FHA borrowers have questions about FHA loan credit score requirements. It’s easy to hear part of story when it comes to other people qualifying for an FHA mortgage and assume you’ve gotten all the facts, but the reality ...