Category Archives: Debt to Income Ratio

Acceptable Income and Job History for a Mortgage Loan Approval in Kentucky


Mortgage Underwriters must follow both DU and agency guidelines when it comes to documenting and calculating qualifying income for a loan transaction. Income guidelines may vary slightly depending on the loan program and the borrower’s employment profile. Below are some general tips for W2 income.      Documentation that may be required Paystub with year […]
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Self-Employed with Income and Getting Approved for a Home Mortgage Loan in Kentucky?


Self Employed Income for FHA, VA, USDA and KHC Mortgage Loans Guidelines   • A borrower is considered self employed if they have 25% or more ownership in a business.   • Contract or 1099 employees are self employed borrowers   • There are 4 types of self employed business structures o  Sole Proprietorships o  […]
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What kind of income is allowed and needed for a FHA, VA, USDA and Fannie Mae Mortgage Loan Approval in Kentucky?


Income and your job history  plays a significant role when applying for a mortgage loan and getting approved for one for Kentucky Homebuyers . Mortgage Underwriters from FHA, VA, USDA and Fannie Mae  must follow both Fannie Mae  and agency guidelines when it comes to documenting and calculating qualifying income for a loan transaction. Income guidelines […]
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What is the minimum credit score I need to qualify for a Kentucky FHA, VA, USDA and KHC Conventional mortgage loan in 2018?


What is the minimum credit score I need to qualify for a Kentucky mortgage currently in 2018? Question: What is the current minimum credit scores needed to qualify for a mortgage Loan in 2018? Answer: The minimum credit score needed to qualify for a Kentucky mortgage depends on the type of loan program you are looking to […]
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Kentucky Housing Corporation (KHC) has $3 million available in MRB, Special Funding, for active or non-active duty veterans at a 2 percent interest rate, fixed for 30 years.


Special Funding, for active or non-active duty veterans at a 2 percent interest rate, fixed for 30 years. Operation KY Home – MRB Special Funding Program Kentucky Housing Corporation (KHC) has $3 million available in MRB, Special Funding, for active or non-active duty veterans at a 2 percent interest rate, fixed for 30 years. This […]
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Kentucky FHA Loan Requirements for 2018


Originally posted on Kentucky FHA Mortgage Loans Guidelines :
Kentucky FHA Loan Requirements The requirements for Kentucky FHA loans are set by HUD. Borrowers must have a steady employment history of the last two years within the same industry or line of work. Recent college graduates can use their transcripts to supplant the 2 year work…

Kentucky First Time Home Buyer Questions to Ask Your Lender?


  Kentucky First Time Home Buyer Questions to Ask Your Lender? ∘ What kind of credit score do I need to qualify for different first time home buyer loans in Kentucky? Answer. Most lenders will wants a middle credit score of 640 for KY First Time Home Buyers looking to go no money down. The two […]
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Louisville Kentucky First Time Home Buyer Programs and Resources


Louisville Kentucky First Time Home Buyer Programs and Resources. via Louisville Kentucky First Time Home Buyer Programs and Resources. —   Joel Lobb Senior  Loan Officer (NMLS#57916)   American Mortgage Solutions, Inc. 800 Stone Creek Pkwy, Ste 7, Louisville, KY 40223 phone: (502) 905-3708  Fax:     (502) 327-9119 kentuckyloan@gmail.com    Company ID #1364 | MB73346 http://mylouisvillekentuckymortgage.com/  

Debt to Income Ratios for A Kentucky Mortgage Loan


Debt to Income Ratios for A Kentucky Mortgage Loan There are two debt-to-income (DTI) ratios on every loan: housing or front-end ratio and total or back-end ratio. The housing ratio tells us what percentage of the borrower’s monthly gross income is allocated toward the monthly principal, interest, tax, and insurance (PITI) payment. The total ratio […]
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Middle-class buyers may feel squeeze of new mortgage rules – Toledo Blade


Middle-class buyers may feel squeeze of new mortgage rules – Toledo Blade.   On Jan. 1, banks may not approve mortgages for applicants whose debt-to-income ration is over 43 percent and must limit origination fees to no more than 3 percent of the loan amount.    Read more at http://www.toledoblade.com/Real-Estate/2013/10/13/Middle-class-buyers-may-feel-squeeze-of-new-mortgage-rules.html#odAUFEU4Mc1Emb7k.99