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Different Types of Home Mortgage Loans

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Different Types of Loans

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USDA Purchase Loans

The USDA Loan Program is a residential mortgage program offered by the United States Department of Agriculture for homes in rural areas. Borrowers eligible for this program may move into their new home with no money down.

FHA Purchase Loans

The FHA Loan Program is a residential mortgage loan that is insured by the Federal Housing Administration. FHA Loans usually require lower minimum down payments In addition, the credit score requirement for this program is lower than the other programs.

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VA Purchase Loans

A VA Loan is a loan that is guaranteed by the Department of Veterans Affairs. A borrower must fulfill specific criteria to be approved for this loan type. However, a down payment may not be needed, and private mortgage insurance will not be necessary.

Conventional Purchase Loans

Conventional Loans are considered the most popular option for purchase a home. They require a higher credit score and down payment than the other programs. However, these loans may allow the borrower to decline private mortgage insurance.

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203K Purchase Loans

A 203k Loan is an FHA loan type specifically for homes that require home improvement (a fixer-upper loan). A borrower would include home repairs and costs of upgrades in the mortgage loan. Down payment and credit requirements are the same as regular FHA loans.

Jumbo Purchase Loans

A Jumbo Loan is for loan amounts larger than the limits set by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. They are available for very specific homes, with fixed or adjustable interest rate options. This is an option for homes that are priced too high for Conventional Loans.

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