SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Guild Mortgage, one of the largest independent mortgage bankers in the U.S., is launching a nationwide, competitively priced conventional loan. “Because this is a down.
· The amount of down payment funds that can be gifted from your parents or another family member typically depends on the type of mortgage loan involved.If you have a credit score of 580 or above and you are eligible to get an FHA loan with a 3.5% down payment. If your credit score falls below 580, you will need to put at least 10% down.
FHA Loan Program – allows for down payments of just 3.5% and can be used for primary residences with 1-4 units; a big advantage is that FHA mortgage rates tend to beat conventional rates. VA Loan Guaranty – this program is available to veteran or active duty military borrowers; there is no down payment requirement and no mortgage insurance.