Fort Payne, AL FHA Loan Limits
Local Loan Limits — Fort Payne, AL
Loan Limit Summary
Limits for FHA Loans in Fort Payne, Alabama range from $314,827 for 1 living-unit homes to $605,525 for 4 living-units. Conventional Loan Limits in Fort Payne are $484,350 for 1 living-unit homes to $931,600 for 4 living-units. The 2019 Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) limits in Fort Payne is $726,525. HECM limit does not depend on the size of the home.
FHA and conventional Loan limits vary based on the number of living-units on the property. FHA loans are only allowed on 1 to 4 living-unit properties. Fort Payne has standard limits which means loan limits are equal to the 2019 national floor.
FHA Home Appraisal in Fort Payne
To see if a home qualifies for an FHA loan, the property must be appraised by an approved FHA appraiser. Find FHA-approved appraisers in Fort Payne. If you need a home inspector, click here to find FHA-approved inspectors in Fort Payne.
VA Loan Limits in Fort Payne
VA Loans are not insured the same way FHA loans are. With VA loans the Department of Veterans Affairs guarantees the loan on the veteran's behalf. But there is still a cap. The VA uses the 1 living-unit FHA Loan Limit as its cap on VA Loan Liability. The 2019 VA Loan Limit for Fort Payne, AL is $314,827.
How to qualify for an FHA Loan in Fort Payne, Alabama?
The minimum loan amount in Fort Payne is $5,000 dollars and may go up to $605,525 depending on home size and loan type. In order to qualify for an FHA loan, you must be planning to live in the home. Although a loan can include some renovation costs, FHA loans cannot be used for real estate investments in Fort Payne.
Additionally, your loan amount cannot exceed the value of home you are purchasing. Learn more about FHA Loan Requirements.
Cities and ZIP Codes in DeKalb County
The FHA Limits, HECM Loan Limits, and Conforming Loan Limits listed on this page apply to DeKalb County which includes the following cities: Fort Payne, Rainsville, Crossville, Collinsville, Henagar, Fyffe, Valley Head, Ider, Mentone, Sylvania, Geraldine, Dawson, and Groveoak.