May 26, 2020 | Bulletin #20-13
Guideline Update for GSFA OpenDoors Program
The following guideline updates to the GSFA OpenDoors Program are effective immediately:

Government FICO update
Gateway Mortgage Group has reduced its minimum FICO requirement on all newly locked FHA, VA and USDA loans for GSFA OpenDoors to 640.
Underwriting Guideline update
  • Max DTI 55%

Manual Underwriting Guidelines update
Program Term Sheets will be updated shortly.
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Key Advantages of GSFA Down Payment Assistance Programs
  • Down payment and/or closing cost assistance, up to 7% of the First Loan Amount.
  • Borrower DOES NOT have to be a first-time homebuyer to qualify.
  • Flexible FICO, DTI and Income Limits.
  • Variety of First Mortgage Products available, from FHA, VA, USDA to Conventional Loan Financing.
  • No additional compliance review from GSFA required, making the process easy and fast.
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