AMGC EqualAccess Homeownership Program

Expand Your Affordable Lending Efforts with Our High-LTV Lending Solution

Available through top-rated Arch Mortgage Guaranty Company (AMGC), the AMGC EqualAccess Homeownership Program is an innovative MI product that combines flexible underwriting requirements with the risk protection you need.

Only AMGC offers true Day One rescission relief, so you can feel confident about retaining AMGC EqualAccess Homeownership loans in portfolio.

Use this powerful MI solution to support sustainable homeownership for low- to moderate-income borrowers in your community who want affordable mortgages.

OccupancyLoan PurposeProperty TypeMaximum LTV1/CLTV2Maximum Loan AmountMinimum Credit ScoreMaximum DTI
Primary ResidencePurchase and Rate/Term Refinance1-unit, SFD/SFA, Condos, Co-ops97%3/105%FHFA Conforming Baseline Loan Limit66045%
99%/105%
Manufactured Homes97%3/105%
1 Minimum 95.01% LTV.
2 All subordinate financing must meet Fannie Mae’s Community Seconds® or Freddie Mac’s Affordable Seconds® requirements.
3 Expanded requirements for 95.01%-97% LTVs; see Program Highlights below and guidelines for complete details.

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Program Highlights:

  • Borrowers earning up to 100% of the Area Median Income (AMI) for the property location are eligible.
  • Down payments as low as 1%.
  • Gifts and grants are eligible.
  • No reserves are required.
  • 3% interested-party contributions allowed.
  • Choose from one of the four expanded requirements for loans with a 95.01–97% LTV, as shown below:
    • 97% LTV manufactured home.
    • Qualify with a non-occupant co-borrower.
    • Qualify with boarder income.
    • Non-traditional credit.