Bethel Census Area, AK FHA Loan Limits
Local Loan Limits — Bethel Census Area, AK
Loan Limit Summary
Limits for FHA Loans in Bethel Census Area, Alaska range from $294,515 for 1 living-unit homes to $566,425 for 4 living-units. Conventional Loan Limits in Bethel Census Area are $679,650 for 1 living-unit homes to $1,307,175 for 4 living-units. The 2018 Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) limits in Bethel Census Area is $679,650. 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. Bethel Census Area has standard limits which means loan limits are equal to the 2018 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 cap. The VA uses the 1 living-unit FHA Loan Limit as its cap on VA Loan Liability. The 2018 VA Loan Limit for Bethel Census Area, AK is $294,515.
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 $566,425 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.