FHA vs Conventional Loan?

I am a first-time home buyer. I just recently made an offer on a house, which the seller accepted. When I got pre-approved for a mortgage before house-hunting, I did not pay much attention to the various types of loans. I am not looking to see what type of loan I should actually apply for. From everything I've... show more I am a first-time home buyer. I just recently made an offer on a house, which the seller accepted. When I got pre-approved for a mortgage before house-hunting, I did not pay much attention to the various types of loans. I am not looking to see what type of loan I should actually apply for. From everything I've read, it seems that there are alot of benefits with the FHA loans that allow you to recieve assistance. Are there any points that make a 30-yr fixed conventional more attractive than a fha 30-yr fixed?
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