6121 Santiam Springs Ct. SE Salem, Oregon
6+ Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms
5943 Square Ft
Listing # 652659
FHA Loan Limits Looking to Decrease
HUD is planning another shift in loan limits for FHA loans coming this October. Currently they are set at $295,000 for our Marion & Polk Counties within the Mid Willamette Valley in Oregon. Currently FHA requires a down payment of 3.5% of the sales price leaving a potential sales price to be no more than $280,880.00 come this October. Hopefully this will not have a huge affect on our home sales in this area. Many of the FHA buyers in this market are purchasing homes below $200,000. However, you will see that many move up buyers want to take advantage of the FHA backed mortgages with the minimal 3.5% down payment leaving some sellers with homes priced around the $280,000 price range and above in an ever more difficult position to find a qualified buyer.
Like most markets around the country, ours is also flooded with homes priced above $280,000 and it is a difficult task to find a buyer able to put down 20% during these economic times. Sellers need to look ahead so they are able to position themselves correctly for the coming changes.
Video Tour for 5275 Chicago St. SE Turner, Oregon
We just listed this nice home in the heart of Turner, Oregon. This home has been fixed up with new carpet, tile, trim, doors and paint to make it shine! Many windows allow for natural light, large rooms and formal dining. This property would also work excellent for an office or home based business with ample parking, functional for many offices and next to a park! Check out the video tour Here