Category Archives: fhe refinance

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 FHA Loans Compared to Kentucky Conventional Loans


  Which Loan is better for you? Kentucky FHA Loans are good for borrowers who have the following: • Credit scores less than 680. • Less than 5% down payment and no reserves to use. • Borrowers with past foreclosures between 3 and 7 years old. • Borrowers with past short sales between 2 and […]
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FHA STREAMLINES REFINANCE GUIDELINES IN KENTUCKY 2015


Refinancing FHA Mortgage loans.  FHA STREAMLINES: FHA to FHA Refinance 620 minimum Credit Score NO AUS findings run NO Income stated on application or verified NO Appraisal – COSTS CAN NOT BE ROLLED INTO LOAN –No longer an allowable option Verify assets only for cash to close If you pay ALL costs with interest rate […]
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SURRENDURING YOUR HOME IN BANKRUPTCY


SURRENDURING YOUR HOME IN BANKRUPTCY.   by: Tracy L. Hirsch, Attorney One of the hardest decisions a family has to make is deciding to surrender their home in a bankruptcy proceeding. Often times, this means allowing a home to go through the foreclosure process and discharging their mortgage obligations in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Many […]
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