Category Archives: Debt to Income Ratio

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

Ditch your spouse when buying that house – NASDAQ.com


Ditch your spouse when buying that house – NASDAQ.com. Based on the worst credit score  “Your spouse’s lower score might make it hard to get a mortgage or get a mortgage at a good rate,” says Anthony Sprauve, director of public relations with myFICO.com in San Jose, Calif.   “Lenders don’t take an average between your two […]
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What does it take to get a mortgage today? – Half Moon Bay Review : Community


What does it take to get a mortgage today? – Half Moon Bay Review : Community. Your debt to income ratio cannot exceed 45 percent. The higher your credit score, the lower the mortgage rate. A score of 740 or above will give the best rate; a 690 will work, but you will pay between […]
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Homeownership Assistance Programs: Kentucky


Homeownership Assistance Programs: Kentucky. via Homeownership Assistance Programs: Kentucky. Underwriting Guidelines Louisville Mortgage Underwriting Guidelines Understanding Louisville Mortgage mortgage underwriting guidelines will help you understand your loan options when purchasing or refinacing a home. Now that you have found your dream house, you are going to need to apply for a Louisville Mortgage mortgage loan. Your […]
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Credit Fico Score for a Kentucky Mortgage FHA VA KHC


Fannie Mae According to the “Washington Post,” Fannie Mae raised its minimum credit score for conventional loans in 2009 from 580 to 620. Even if you have a 20-percent down payment, you can be rejected if your score is below 620. Fannie Mae will also reject a loan if more than 45 percent of your […]
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Debt-to-Income Ratio: What It Is and Why You Should Care for A Kentucky Mortgage Loan


 Debt-to-Income Ratio: What It Is and Why You Should Care for a Kentucky Mortgage Loan Approval Think back to the last time you financed a purchase — be it a home, automobile, or what have you… You may remember having heard the term “debt-to-income ratio.” Today I want to spend some time going over exactly what […]
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