Fannie Mae HomePath Financing…. Have you heard of it? If not you’re in for a nice suprise. This is a little-known program recently rolled out by mortgage giant Fannie Mae that helps them get some of the foreclosed homes sold and buyers into those same homes with a fantastic mortgage for taking it off their hands.
Ask you Realtor about it. Any time you see this logo on a listing or on the MLS it means the home is already approved for HomePath financing. OK OK, what is HomePath and why do I want it anyways? Well, Homepath is probably the best loan out there for buyers with low down payments. The minimum required down payment is actually lower than FHA (3% to FHA’s 3.5%) and there is no MI (Mortgage Insurance) or appraisal required. Not only that, they may give 3.5% back to the buyer for closing costs so it really is the lowest down payment option in the Sacramento area for the majority of future homeowners. Here are a few of the benefits of Fannie Mae Homepath…
* Ask your lender for cost details on loans without mortgage insurance
We have this incredible program in house here at Comstock Mortgage. Give me a call if you have any questions.