Provides details on updates to Desktop Underwriter (DU) for government loans scheduled for Oct. 18, 2014. The changes include
the retirement of a DU for government loans version, an update to data entry guidance for FHA Gift Funds, a change to Mortgage
Insurance Premium information sent to FHA, updates based on HUD Mortgagee Letters 13-24 and 13-25, and miscellaneous FHA and
VA calculation and message updates.
Desktop Underwriter (DU) for government loans will be updated the weekend of Sept. 12, 2015, to implement previously announced
changes from October 2014, changes to comply with the FHA’s new Single Family Housing Policy Handbook, and other messaging
Describes changes to Desktop Underwriter (DU) Version 9.2 scheduled for the weekend of Aug. 15, 2015, including implementing
an affordable LTV ratio determination, HFA message updates, 2015 Area Median Incomes, a data entry validation update, and
other message updates.
Collateral Underwriter (CU) will be integrated with Desktop Underwriter (DU) in the second quarter of 2015 to give lenders
a more holistic view of risk, which will provide a foundation for future waivers of representations and warranties on value.
Includes details needed to prepare for the upcoming integration.
Describes Desktop Underwriter (DU) Version 9.2 updates scheduled for the weekend of Dec. 13, 2014. This release includes new,
modified, and retired DU Underwriting Findings messages and changes to the loan application.
Provides details on updates to the Desktop Underwriter (DU) and Desktop Originator (DO) User Interfaces scheduled for the
weekend of Sept. 20, 2014. Includes four updates that may affect Direct Web Post integrators to DO and DU.