Enter your city and state below to find the FHA Loan limit amount for your area. You can also get up-to-date information about changing FHA Loan limits.
FHA Loan Limits start at $314,827, but in high-cost areas the limit can be as high as $726,525.
FHA loan limits are a ceiling placed on loans guaranteed by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). These limits are based on the national conforming loan limits and can change every year.
FHA loan limits vary by county and are set based on home prices in each area. After all, a 2000 square foot home in Des Moines, Iowa is likely priced much differently than a similar home in San Diego.
This is one of the most common questions that borrowers ask themselves. The FHA sets the loan limit floor at 65% of the national confirming loan limit and limit ceiling at 150% of the national conforming loan limit.
The standard FHA loan limit is $314,827 for most U.S. counties in 2019, an increase from $294,515 in 2018.
For more expensive housing markets in the continental U.S., FHA loan limits reach all the way up to $726,525 for 2019, up from $679,650 in 2018. The loan limit is even higher in a couple Hawaii counties.
|Single-Family Home||Two-Family Home||Three-Family Home||Four-Family Home|
|2019 FHA Loan Limit for Low-Cost Areas||$314,827||$403,125||$487,250||$605,525|
|2019 Conforming Loan Limit||$726,525||$930,300||$1,124,475||$1,397,400|
|2019 FHA Loan Limit for High-Cost Areas*||$1,089,787||$1,395,450||$1,686,700||$2,096,100|
Alaska, Hawaii, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands have special, higher limits. These special exception limits are set at 150% of the national conforming loan limit.