Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Loans

What is an FHA Loan?

FHA Loans are government-backed loans that are ideal for first-time homebuyers who have limited savings for a down payment and less than perfect credit.

 

This means you can buy a home even if you have limited resources, making these types of loans some of the most popular among first-time buyers.

As an established FHA loan lender, our team here at Security First Financial will help you take the necessary steps to finance and move into your dream home...

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What are the Requirements for an FHA Loan?

  • Down payments as low as 3.5%
     

  • Credit scores as low as 580
     

  • Intend to use the property as your primary residence
     

  • Steady income history, or you've at least worked for the same employer for the past two years
     

  • Must have a valid Social Security number & be a lawful U.S. resident
     

  • Have an appraisal performed on the property by an approved appraiser
     

  • Mortgage Insurance is required upfront (financed into the loan or paid in cash) and annually (paid monthly as part of the mortgage payment)

FHA Loan Highlights

  • Down payment can be gifted from a relative, borrowed from an eligible 401K or provided through an approved state or local program (learn more about down payment assistance programs)
     

  • Seller can contribute up to 6% of the purchase price towards closing costs
     

  • Co-signers are allowed, but must be eligible borrowers
     

  • Loan limits vary by county - Denver County loan limit - $561,200*, El Paso County Loan Limit - $339,250*, Arapahoe County loan limit - $561,200*
    (Contact us for the FHA Loan Limits in your County)

Learn more about FHA Home Loans by contacting one of our local mortgage experts...
Homebuying Resources
Borrower Checklist - Nick Barta - Securi
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