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A down payment on a house is a sum of money that the buyer pays upfront in a real estate transaction. The down payment is the amount of cash paid upfront by the buyer at the time of closing.

Premium conventional home loans require a 20% down payment. Some conforming loans will also accept a 5% down payment, and FHA loans will accept a 3.5% down payment.

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Portia Green, REALTOR®

Portia's clients all have a similar story. She feels like a friend and most likely you met her at the kitchen table or huddled up in the living room. Her personable nature and easy going approach attract sellers and buyers alike, in what can be a stressful and emotionally charged experience. An experienced REALTOR® with 15 years experience, she is just as excited about real estate today as she was with her first transaction. Portia remains ever-committed to helping her clients find their place in the world and helping busy people navigate this crazy real estate market like a pro.