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FHA: The Basics- Test your knowlege

Peek at the bottom for the pop quiz results. What a fun way to present ideas. I might take a page out of Cindy Edwards' book. Or should I say Kindle because she likes that, too. Check out the second installment from her test? Race you to the finish line!

www.cindyedwards.com1) What is the name of FHA's most popular loan program?

A) 203b B) 403k C)203k D)401k

2) What is the maximum loan limit for our surrounding counties?

A)$269,500 B)$283,900 C)$271,050 D)$275,150

3) What is the minimum down payment FHA will allow?

A)3% B)3.5% C)3.75% D)2.5%

4) FHA has a MAXIMUM income limit the borrower's can make?

True or False

5) Which of the following down payment options does FHA allow?

A) Borrowed funds/secured loan B) Grant from non-profit organization C) Gift from family member D) All of the above

6) FHA has a minimum credit score of 620.

True or False

7) What is FHA's maximum debt ratio per their stated guidelines.

A) 29% B) 38% C) 40% D) 43%

8 ) FHA will make exceptions to the above guidelines.

True or False

9) Without extenuation circumstances, you must wait how long after bankruptcy before obtaining an FHA loan?

A) 1 year B) 2 years C) 3 years D) 7 years

10) Without extenuating circumstances, you must wait how long after a foreclosure ore deed-in-linu of foreclosure before obtaining an FHA loan?

A) 3 years B) 2 years C) 5 years D) 7 years



1) A    2)C   3)B    4)False    5)D    6) False    7)D   8)True    9)B    10)A

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Comment balloon 1 commentCheryl Ritchie • August 26 2012 06:22AM


Great post and good brain test for a Sunday AM. have a great weekend!

Posted by Frank Laisch, "The Insurance Guy" over 7 years ago