Category Archives: seasonal income

Self-Employed with Income and Getting Approved for a Home Mortgage Loan in Kentucky?


Self Employed Income for FHA, VA, USDA and KHC Mortgage Loans Guidelines   • A borrower is considered self employed if they have 25% or more ownership in a business.   • Contract or 1099 employees are self employed borrowers   • There are 4 types of self employed business structures o  Sole Proprietorships o  […]
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What kind of income is allowed and needed for a FHA, VA, USDA and Fannie Mae Mortgage Loan Approval in Kentucky?


Income and your job history  plays a significant role when applying for a mortgage loan and getting approved for one for Kentucky Homebuyers . Mortgage Underwriters from FHA, VA, USDA and Fannie Mae  must follow both Fannie Mae  and agency guidelines when it comes to documenting and calculating qualifying income for a loan transaction. Income guidelines […]
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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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