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4 Ways To Get A Low-Down-Payment Mortgage Without ...

  Amy Fontinelle Contributor Mike Cetera Editor Editorial Note: Forbes may earn a commission on sales made from partner links on this page, but that doesn’t affect our editors’ opinions or evaluations. Federal Housing Administration loans, which only require a 3.5% down payment, can be a lifeline to borrowers with limited savings and blemished credit. […]


Linda Bell When Philip Weiss, a systems engineer in New Jersey, saw the rustic house on a four-acre lot in the Poconos, it was love at first sight. He was preapproved for a mortgage, placed an offer on the home and the seller accepted. Nearly one month later, the unexpected happened. Weiss says despite having […]