Category Archives: Kentucky USDA Loans

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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Kentucky Rural Housing Homes for Sale 2016 Foreclosures USDA


Address Bed/Bath Price 206 Maysville Road 1/1 $26,800.00 – GovtBid Scottsville, KY 42164 Foreclosure Sale 23 Hale St. 3/1 $26,800.00 – GovtBid Stanton, KY 40380 Foreclosure Sale 500 White Oak Rd 3/2 $17,000.00 – GovtBid Irvine, KY 40336 Foreclosure Sale 148 Falls Lane 3/1 $33,500.00 – GovtBid Clearfield, KY 40313 Foreclosure Sale 1023 Byrtle Grove […]
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Kentucky Rural Housing USDA – Upcoming Changes – October 2016 Submit your applications beginning Tuesday, September 13, 2016


The USDA has announced exciting changes that will be implemented in October 2016. USDA is a great product that offers 100% financing, zero down payment for certain rural areas. Effective in October 2016, there will be two big changes to the USDA product: The Up Front Funding Fee will be reduced to 1%. It currently […]
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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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