Bethel Census Area, AK 2019 FHA Loan Limits

Last Updated: Wed, January 2, 2019

FHA Loan Limits — Bethel Census Area, AK

$314,827 Single Family
$403,125 Duplex
$487,250 Tri-plex
$605,525 Four-plex

Fannie/Freddie (Conventional) Loan Limits — Bethel Census Area, AK

$726,525 Single Family
$930,300 Duplex
$1,124,475 Tri-plex
$1,397,400 Four-plex

HECM Loan Limits — Bethel Census Area, AK

$726,525 All Home Sizes
2019 Alaska Standard Limits

Local Loan Limits — Bethel Census Area, AK

Loan Limit Summary

Limits for FHA Loans in Bethel Census Area, Alaska range from $314,827 for single family homes to $605,525 for four-plex. Any apartment with more than 4 units is considered commercial and does not quality for an FHA loan. Conventional Loan Limits in Bethel Census Area are $726,525 for single family homes to $1,397,400 for 4-unit apartment. The 2019 Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) limits in Bethel Census Area 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 units or separate apartments on the property. FHA loans are allowed for properties with one to four units. Bethel Census Area has standard limits which means loan limits are equal to the 2019 national floor.

FHA Home Appraisal in Bethel Census Area

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 Bethel Census Area. If you need a home inspector, click here to find FHA-approved inspectors in Bethel Census Area.

VA Loan Limits in Bethel Census Area

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 loan limit. The VA uses the single-unit FHA Loan Limit as its cap on VA Loan Liability. The 2019 VA Loan Limit for Bethel Census Area, AK is $314,827.

To lean more about VA Loans and how to qualify, click here.

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How to qualify for an FHA Loan in Bethel Census Area, Alaska?

The minimum loan amount in Bethel Census Area 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 Bethel Census Area.

Additionally, your loan amount cannot exceed the value of home you are purchasing. Learn more about FHA Loan Requirements.

Cities and ZIP Codes in Bethel Census Area

The FHA Limits, HECM Loan Limits, and Conforming Loan Limits listed on this page apply to Bethel Census Area which includes the following cities: Bethel, Quinhagak, Aniak, Red Devil, Kongiganak, Kipnuk, Sleetmute, Akiachak, Kwethluk, Tuluksak, Akiak, Kwigillingok, Tuntutuliak, Lower Kalskag, Tununak, Mekoryuk, Nightmute, Chefornak, Napakiak, Crooked Creek, Toksook Bay, Eek, Nunapitchuk, Goodnews Bay, Platinum, Kalskag, and Kasigluk.

Bethel Census Area loan limits also apply to the following ZIP codes: 99559, 99655, 99557, 99656, 99545, 99614, 99668, 99551, 99621, 99679, 99552, 99622, 99680, 99626, 99681, 99630, 99690, 99561, 99634, 99575, 99637, 99578, 99641, 99589, 99651, 99607, and 99609.


Data sourced from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD.GOV). If you notice an error on this page, please contact us.

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