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Refi Advantage

WHEDA Refi Advantage Loan Program

The WHEDA Refi Advantage is an exclusive mortgage refinance product designed specifically to make home ownership more affordable for borrowers who currently have a WHEDA loan. The Refi Advantage will allow eligible homeowners to refinance their mortgage with as little as 3% equity in their home.

As with most refinance programs on the market, the Refi Advantage will only be accessible to homeowners who are current with mortgage payments, have a good standing mortgage payment history and have a strong overall credit profile. Other eligibility criteria will apply at the time an application is submitted. 

Features of the Refi Advantage include

  • Qualify with as little as 3% equity
  • Closing costs can be added into the mortgage
  • Access the Easy Close Advantage down payment assistance loan up to a 105% combined loan-to-value
  • Get cash back in the amount of the lesser of 2% of the new loan amount or $2,000

*IMPORTANT* Please note that borrowers will NOT be eligible if one or more of the following applies:

  • Credit score less than 620
  • Bankruptcy or foreclosure during current loan term
  • Property is currently listed "For Sale"
  • Payment of real estate taxes more than 60 days delinquent
  • Current loan was modified within the last 24 months