FHA to toughen rules for borrowers…

The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) is proposing raising minimum credit scores for borrowers who receive FHA-backed mortgages, increasing down payment requirements, and limiting the amount of money sellers can provide toward closing costs.  The proposed changes are part of an effort to shore up the agency’s finances, which have been hit with rising defaults to its mortgage insurance program.

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