Must a new or existing home have a stove in order to be eligible for FHA financing?

Neither a new home nor an existing home has to have a stove in order to be eligible for FHA financing.

HQ Policy
For additional information see Handbook 4000.1 Section II.A.3.a.ii(F) and II.D.3.e available at https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/administration/hudclips/handbooks/hsgh

All policy information contained in this knowledge base article is based upon the referenced HUD policy document. Any lending or insuring decisions should adhere to the specific information contained in that underlying policy document.


Topic Number: KA-03903