New Jersey 2020 FHA Loan Limits

Last Updated: Thu, January 2, 2020

Loan Limits in New Jersey

New Jersey has 21 counties with FHA Limits ranging from a low of $331,760 for a 1-bedroom unit in Atlantic County to a high of $1,472,550 for a 4-bedroom unit in Bergen County.

For more details about the loan limits (including FHA Limits, HECM Limits, and Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac loan limits) in any of New Jersey's counties, choose the county from the interactive map or the list below.



Lowest Loan Limit ($638,100)
Highest Loan Limit ($1,472,550)

† Lowest limit for homes with four living-units. There are lower limits for homes with fewer living-units.

Loan Limits by County in New Jersey (21 counties)

County Single Unit Limit (lowest) Four-Plex Limit (highest)
Atlantic County $331,760 $638,100 view details »
Bergen County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Burlington County $408,250 $785,100 view details »
Camden County $408,250 $785,100 view details »
Cape May County $414,000 $796,150 view details »
Cumberland County $331,760 $638,100 view details »
Essex County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Gloucester County $408,250 $785,100 view details »
Hudson County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Hunterdon County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Mercer County $345,000 $663,450 view details »
Middlesex County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Monmouth County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Morris County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Ocean County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Passaic County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Salem County $408,250 $785,100 view details »
Somerset County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Sussex County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Union County $765,600 $1,472,550 view details »
Warren County $372,600 $716,550 view details »

How to qualify for an FHA Loan in New Jersey?

To qualify for an FHA loan in New Jersey, your home loan must be below the local FHA loan limits in your area. For 2020, the maximum loan limit in New Jersey is $331,760 for a single-family home and $1,472,550 for a four-plex. Limits varies by county. The minimum loan limit is $5,000.

Loan limits vary by county and home size. In addition to loan limits, to qualify for an FHA loan you must live in the home as your primary residence. If you're purchasing a multi-family home, the monthly Fair Market Rent (FMR) for the property must exceed 1% of the purchase price. FHA loans cannot be used for commercial real estate investment purposes or "flipping" homes in New Jersey. Additional restricts apply. Click on the New Jersey map above or the table below to see loan limits in your area.


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