Zillow Advice: Mortgage Types - Conforming limits for zip codes http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Kelly gave you&nbsp;a link ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ Kelly gave you&nbsp;a link for you to check your county's limit. In CA the maximum limit is $729,750. ... The difference in rate on a <a href="http://www.zillow.com/30_Year_Fixed_Mortgage_Rates/">30 year fixed</a> is about 0.25% lower on&nbsp;a $400K <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage/">loan</a> compared to&nbsp;a $700K loan. ... Happy funding, Rudi Hofmann Thu, 23 Jul 2009 21:35:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ 2009-07-23T21:35:00Z The rates are not the same ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ The rates are not the same as the conforming <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage/">loan</a> rates.&nbsp; The high balance loan limits are temporary.&nbsp; <br/><br/>I have not heard that Jumbo <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage/">loans</a> are being phased out....The pricing on a Jumbo loan is much higher than either a conforming or high blanace conforming loan. Thu, 23 Jul 2009 21:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ 2009-07-23T21:09:00Z Thanks. My next question ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ Thanks. My next question is regarding the <a href="http://www.zillow.com/Mortgage_Rates/">interest rates</a> on these high balance conforming <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage/">loans</a> - are these comparable to the jumbo loans that I am told are being phased out.. Thu, 23 Jul 2009 20:00:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ 2009-07-23T20:00:00Z That is true.&nbsp; Fannie ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ That is true.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage-glossary/Fannie-Mae/">Fannie mae</a> has another level for high balance conforming <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage/">loans</a> and in Malden (middlesex county)&nbsp;the max <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage/">loan</a> amount is $523,750.&nbsp; the rates are slightly higher than the conforming ($417,000) rates. Thu, 23 Jul 2009 14:23:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ 2009-07-23T14:23:00Z Here is a link to Fannie's ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ Here is a link to Fannie's website that lists all loan limits across the country:<a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.efanniemae.com/sf/refmaterials/loanlimits/"><br/><br/>eFannie website</a><br/><br/>Scroll down and click on View the list of loan limits Thu, 23 Jul 2009 14:17:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Conforming-limits-for-zip-codes/259635/ 2009-07-23T14:17:00Z