FHA mortgages

Compared to conventional mortgages, FHA loans can be easier to qualify for and allow for borrowers with lower credit scores. Here are NerdWallet's top-rated FHA lenders, and what you need to know to get started.

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FHA Loan vs. Conventional Mortgage

Even though conventional loans account for more than 80% of home loans used to purchase homes in the U.S., mortgages aren't one size fits all. That's where an FHA loan comes in — but what is it, and is it right for you? Kate Wood has you covered.