An FHA loan allows borrowers to buy a home or refinance with less strict financial requirements. If you have a lower credit score, debt, or even a past bankruptcy, you may still be able to qualify for an FHA mortgage.
FHA loans are government-backed by the Federal Housing Administration, an agency under the Department of Housing and Urban Development. FHA loans are insured by the FHA, so if the borrower defaults on the loan, the organization will protect the lender against loss.
FHA loans not only have lower credit score requirements, but they also come with low down payment options, which makes this an attractive loan option for first-time buyers. However, you don’t have to be a first-time buyer to qualify.
FHA loans are by far the easiest mortgages to qualify for due to the program’s flexible credit guidelines and low down payment requirements. A borrower who cannot afford a traditional down payment of 20% or has experienced a financial hardship like a short sale, foreclosure, or bankruptcy may be able to benefit the most from the FHA program.
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The name "Waymaker Mortgage" is no longer associated with either of these organizations.
Waymaker Mortgage Company LLC - NMLS 2440476, is licensed under the laws of the State of Texas and by state law is subject to regulatory oversight by the Texas Department of Banking - Division of Savings and Mortgage Lending. Texas Mortgage Banker Disclosure – Figure: 7 TAC 81.200(c) “CONSUMERS WISHING TO FILE A COMPLAINT AGAINST A MORTGAGE BANKER OR A LICENSED MORTGAGE BANKER RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LOAN ORIGINATOR SHOULD COMPLETE AND SEND A COMPLAINT FORM TO THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF SAVINGS AND MORTGAGE LENDING, 2601 NORTH LAMAR, SUITE 201, AUSTIN, TEXAS 78705. COMPLAINT FORMS AND INSTRUCTIONS MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DEPARTMENT’S WEBSITE AT WWW.SML.TEXAS.GOV. A TOLL-FREE CONSUMER HOTLINE IS AVAILABLE AT 1-877-276-5550. THE DEPARTMENT MAINTAINS A RECOVERY FUND TO MAKE PAYMENTS OF CERTAIN ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET DAMAGES SUSTAINED BY BORROWERS CAUSED BY ACTS OF LICENSED MORTGAGE BANKER RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LOAN ORIGINATORS. A WRITTEN APPLICATION FOR REIMBURSEMENT FROM THE RECOVERY FUND MUST BE FILED WITH AND INVESTIGATED BY THE DEPARTMENT PRIOR TO THE PAYMENT OF A CLAIM. FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE RECOVERY FUND, PLEASE CONSULT THE DEPARTMENT’S WEBSITE AT WWW.SML.TEXAS.GOV.”
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It is the policy of our company to respond to customer complaints, disputes and issues immediately, to take each complaint seriously, to investigate each complaint however small it is – immediately and to take remedial actions swiftly. As soon as a complaint is received, it is documented and is logged into a special log. The complaint is sent directly to the Customer Complaint Officer or his/her designate, in order to take action. All complaints and records of complaints are kept in a special complaints binder along with all the Customer Complaint Officer's Quality Control Files and other written policies so employees can easily access them and use them to provide better customer service. Reports on complaints are reviewed during the Customer Complaint Officer's meetings with our Board. We are focused on providing financial products and services to all customers in compliance with all Federal and State regulatory policies including but not limited to consumer protection, fair lending and civil rights laws.
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