FHA standards are not as strict as conventional loans, but your score still matters.
The min score needed for a FHA loan in 640. However to get the very best prevailing interest rate and terms you should try to get your credit score above the min required.
Best of Luck to you!
Kawain Payne, Realtor
Please feel free to contact me if I can be of assistance. I am a direct lender and have been HUD approved since 1992. FHA is our only business.
Have a great weekend!
Jackie Pulcano, SVP
United Mortgage Corp