Category Archives: Debt to Income Ratio

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

Part-time earnings or second jobs may not count when seeking a mortgage loan approval in Kentucky


Part-time earnings may not count when seeking a mortgage.     The two-year rule for counting part-time income has been an industry standard for years and was recently incorporated into regulations adopted by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The rationale is straightforward: If part-time income hasn’t been established for an extended period of time, it may […]
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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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