The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) helps create an even playing field for homebuyers and homeowners in the housing market to ensure everyone can get access to housing and work towards the dream of homeownership. We have the latest news on FHA policies and the agency itself so you can gain a better understanding of the housing market and what it means for you.
Aug 24, 2016 | Meghan Alard
HUD is calling for an investigation of down payment assistance programs to ensure practices are fair, but homebuyers may simply not be fully informed.
Mar 02, 2016 | Meghan Alard
Homeowners break even in two years with the affordability of buying a home versus renting, but how do you overcome obstacles to secure a good mortgage?
Sep 28, 2015 | Meghan Alard
The nation’s largest mortgage lender is raising the credit score requirements on FHA loan approval from 600 to 640. What this means for first-time buyers.
May 25, 2015 | Meghan Alard
Consolidated Credit’s HUD-approved housing counseling team is here to help over 18,000 homeowners take advantage to save $2,500 per year on average.
Apr 21, 2015 | Monica Victor
It may be a good time to move out of a rental and into your own home but bad credit, insufficient down payment or a limited inventory may delay timing.
Feb 19, 2015 | Meghan Alard
A new study by Zillow finds two major minority groups face more mortgage denials and slower property value recovery in the housing market.
Consumer Rights, For Latinos, Homebuyers, Housing