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FNMA HomeReadyTM

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FNMA HomeReadyTM


  • Accessible and sustainable financing
  • Low down payment. Up to 97% financing for purchase of a primary residence (1-unit properties).
  • Flexible sources of funds can be used for the down payment and closing costs with no minimum contribution required from the borrower’s own funds (1-unit properties)
  • Extended-income household (EIH) may allow non-borrower income to be considered when qualifying the borrower for the mortgage1
  • Lower than standard MI coverage requirements for loans with loan-to-values (LTV) greater than 90%, up to 97%.
  • Homeownership education helps buyers get ready to buy a home and be prepared for the responsibilities of homeownership. The required training offers an easy-to-use, online course provided by Framework.


HomeReadyTM is a trademark of Fannie Mae.
1. Non-borrower income must be at least 30 percent of the total monthly qualifying income being used by the borrower(s).

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