downpayment Archive

October 2011 RVP Reports, Region 1: Downpayments

The share of buyers making a downpayment of 20% or more accounted for one third of all transactions in Region 1 (Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut) during the 3rd quarter. Downpayment requirements have been elevated...

Downpayment for Purchase in Region 5

Roughly 45% of homebuyers put down 10% or less for a home purchased during the 3rd quarter in Region 5 (Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico). Both the reduction of the conforming loan limits as well...