FHA


FHA Mortgages Suit Many, but There Are Downsides

Some in the mortgage industry are concerned that clients who obtain FHA loans find themselves facing more baggage now than in the past. Certainly, FHA is a good option for those buyers who either can’t come up with the minimum 5 percent down payment that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac now […]


FHA Back to Work Program

FHA Back to Work Program The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) recently announced its “Back to Work” program, which is giving individuals who suffered a long period of hardship during the recent housing crisis a second chance to prove they can carry a mortgage and own a home. The program will […]


Deciding Between FHA & Conventional Financing

There are basically two main routes that are commonly used these days when looking for financing for home purchases:  FHA and Conventional.  Here is a brief primer of how both work. FHA Financing FHA is getting more popular these days as credit guidelines become more stringent and cash-strapped borrowers look for […]