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FHA Mortgage Rates
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Top FHA Mortgage Questions
What are the credit score requirements for FHA mortgages?
Preferably, you’ll want to have a minimum credit score of 620. However, depending on your overall credit history, the minimum credit score can sometimes go as low as 580.
What is the maximum debt-to-income ratio for FHA mortgages?
Your debt-to-income (DTI) ratio is the percentage of your income which goes to paying current debts. For a FHA mortgage the maximum qualifying DTI is typically 45%. That said, depending on your credit score and cash reserves, some borrowers can still qualify with a DTI as high as 50%.
What is the minimum downpayment for FHA mortgages?
FHA mortgages require a minimum downpayment of 3.5%. These funds can come from your checking, savings, 401(k) or can be gifted by immediate family members.
What if I have some derogatory events on my credit report?
Most everyone has a had a few dings on their credit at some point. To qualify for a 30-year fixed-rate FHA loan, you must meet the following requirements:
- No bankruptcies in the last 2 years
- No short sales in the last 3 years
- No foreclosures in the last 3 years
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