Category Archives: FHA/VA Louisville Kentucky

Repair Escrows for Kentucky USDA, FHA, VA, Fannie Mae Home loans


  Most Kentucky mortgage lenders prefer that each property be 100% complete at the time of closing; however, there are situations that warrant exceptions for escrow holdbacks, such as weather-related circumstances, lack of materials available for finishing, foreclosure sales and short-sales where the seller cannot or will not allow property repairs to be completed prior […]
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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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6 options for buying a home with little or no money down


    You’ve got great credit, a stable job, low debt, and money in the bank — but just not enough to make a down payment. Fortunately, there are many programs out there designed to give you that dream home with little to no money down. Source: 6 options for buying a home with little […]
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Five strategies for first time home buyers Kentucky 2017


Financial expert Mark Lamkin explains the best way get your finances in order and start your search. Source: Five strategies for first time home buyers      

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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2017 Kentucky First Time Home Buyer Loan Programs


There are 4 basic things that a borrower needs to show a lender in order to get approved for a mortgage. Each category has so many what ifs and sub plots that each box can read as it’s own novel. In other words, each category has so many variables that can affect what it takes […]
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$10,000 DOWN PAYMENT ASSISTANCE GRANT FOR LOUISVILLE KENTUCKY HOME BUYERS BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 1ST 2016


  Get Ready Louisville Kentucky First Time Home Buyers. KHC is offer $4 million in funding available with new reservations on or after Thursday, September 1, 2016. This will go super fast so I recommend have a house under contract before that date so you can attempt to secure the $10,0000 Downpayment Assistance Grant. First […]
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Kentucky Housing Offering 2% fixed 30 year fixed rate home loans for Kentucky First Time Home Buyers with household incomes less than $35,000


  KHC is offering a very low fixed rate on a first-come, first-serve basis for Kentucky Home Buyers.  It can be used for FHA, VA, USDA  and still go no money down with this low rate. The $6000 and $4500 Down Payment Assistance Funds can be used in conjunction with this 30 year fixed rate […]
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How Does Student Loans Affect A Mortgage Loan Approval in Kentucky ?


As more Kentuckians go back to school to further their education, this usually involved for some people student loans to finance their post-secondary high school education. Below I did a summary for the different types of loans for Kentucky Home Buyers and owners for:, FHA, VA, USDA, Fannie Mae and how each loan program effects the borrower and their status […]
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Kentucky FHA Mortgage Loan Updates For You


Kentucky FHA Mortgage Loan Updates For You Full commissioned buyer with 1 year on the job pre-approved:  FHA will allow for a borrower to only be commissioned sales for 1 year! FHA’s new student loan guideline:  FHA’s new bulletin announces that lenders can no longer use an IBR (Income Based Repayment) for figuring student loan […]
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