As a first time home buyer, what is the smallest down payment I can get away with?As a first time home buyer, what is the smallest down payment I can get away with? And will it significantly affect our interest rate even though we have excellent credit? (760+)February 08 2012 - Folsom00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.