What are FHA Loan Limits in Hawaii?

FHA loans are a low down payment mortgage program and Hawaii FHA loan limits are connected to local home values. Search the charts below to determine the maximum mortgage amount allowed for your county. FHA loan limits in Hawaii are set at an elevated amount across the whole state.

Hawaii FHA Loan Limits Search:

County Name
HAWAIIHILO, HI$391,000$500,550$605,050$751,900
HONOLULUURBAN HONOLULU, HI$721,050$923,050$1,115,800$1,386,650
KAUAIKAPAA, HI$713,000$912,750$1,103,350$1,371,150
MAUIKAHULUI-WAILUKU-LAHAINA, HI$690,000$883,300$1,067,750$1,326,950

Hawaii FHA loan limits can change at any time. Check back often to ensure accurate information.

How are Hawaii FHA Limits Set?

Hawaii FHA Loan LimitsMortgage limits for Hawaii FHA loans are based on median housing prices for the particular Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and county. More specifically, “Median Sale Price” for area homes in each county or MSA is considered the determining factor. National FHA mortgage limits for low costs areas are set at 65 percent of the national conventional conforming loan limit. FHA loan limits are updated yearly.

HI FHA Loan-to-Value Limits (LTV)

  • Purchase Loans –  The mortgage loan-to-value limit in HI is 96.5% of the lower of the purchase price or the appraised value of the home.
  • Refinance Loans – The refinance loan-to-value limit in HI is 97.75% of the lower of the appraised property value, or the mortgage amount plus closing costs. If you’re refinancing and taking cash out from equity, the loan limit will be limited to 85% of the appraised home value.

Hawaii FHA loan limits are set above the floor FHA mortgage amount in Honolulu, Hilo, Kahului, Kapaa, Kailua, Wailuku, Kaneohe, Pearl City and Waipahu. You may also want to view these additional FHA loan resources before deciding on a mortgage loan:

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