Jumbo mortgage. On October 1, 2011 the jumbo conforming limit of $729,750 in "high cost" areas was reduced to $625,500. On November 28, 2017 the US federal housing finance agency (fhfa) announced that the ceiling loan limit for one-unit properties in most high-cost areas will be $679,650 – or 150 percent of $453,100.
Jumbo mortgages, or jumbo loans, are those that exceed the dollar amount loan-servicing limits put in place by GSE’s Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae. This makes them non-conforming loans. As of 2018, these limits are $453,100 in all states except for Alaska, Guam, Hawaii, and the U.S. Virgin Islands where the limit is $679,650.
Jumbo Loan Minimum Low Down Payment Jumbo Mortgage PNC offers a low-down-payment loan with no mortgage insurance. Flagstar offers a full menu of fixed and adjustable home loans and mortgage refinancing, as well as jumbo loans and home equity.