The Federal Housing Administration has announced the FHA loan size limits for 2017 in all areas of each state. The most popular level is for single family residences. Most of the NC FHA loan size limits increased from $271,050 to $275,650. But there are several NC counties which have higher FHA loan size limits. These high balance NC counties helps more buyers afford a home with a 3.5% down payment.
FHA loans are known for flexible guidelines, affordable monthly payments, and low cash to close. These advantages make it easier to buy a home with a low down payment. Many unknown, but valuable features include:
- Gift, down payment assistance, and other flexible down payment sources
- Up to 55% debt ratios allowed
- Non-occupying coborrowers
- As low as 600 credit scores
- Previous foreclosure, bankruptcy, or short sale allowed
- 1 year commission income often ok
- Seller paid costs up to 6% of sales price
- Low down payment condo loans
- Manufactured homes and modular home financing
- Renovation loans for home improvements
So if using an FHA loan, check out these limits. Then compare your approximate loan amount with the corresponding FHA loan size limits.
Standard 2017 NC FHA Loan Size Limits:
- One-Family Homes = $275,650
- Two -Family Homes = $352.925
- Three-Family Homes = $426,600
- Four-Family Homes = $530,125
Counties & Areas Which Allow Higher FHA Loan Amounts:
To look up FHA loan limits in any area in the U.S., click on this link
FHA Lender in the following counties:
Alamance, Alexander, Alleghany, Anson, Ashe, Avery, Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Buncombe, Burke, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Camden, Carteret, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cherokee, Chowan, Clay, Cleveland, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Davidson, Davie, Duplin, Durham, Edgecombe, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Gates, Graham, Granville, Greene, Guilford, Halifax, Harnett, Haywood, Henderson, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Iredell, Jackson, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Lenoir, Lincoln, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Martin, Mecklenburg, Mitchell, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Orange, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Person, Pitt, Polk, Randolph, Richmond, Robeson, Rockingham, Rowan, Rutherford, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Tyrrell, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, Washington, Watauga, Wayne, Wilkes, Wilson, Yadkin, Yancey
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