Mortgage Brokers & Correspondents

Mortgage brokers and correspondents work with sponsoring lenders to originate loans. Fannie Mae offers technology tools and information to assist them. Desktop Originator® (DO®) can help brokers and correspondents generate more loans, gain a competitive edge in the marketplace, boost profitability, and enhance customer service and satisfaction.

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New Links for DO Online Registration and Lender Sponsorship Requests Exclamation Point

Effective the weekend of March 28, a new link will be provided below for DO Online Registration. Also, beginning the weekend of March 28, the submission and approval of new sponsoring lender requests will be completed via new features in Technology Manager. Updated job aids will be available soon.

Desktop Originator Resources

  • Register for DO

    • DO Online Registration Tool for Brokers

      Register online for Desktop Originator (DO). Once your registration is accepted by a sponsoring lender, you can begin using DO to gain access to fast, objective loan recommendations as well as many other cost and timesaving features.

    • Help Registering Online for DO

      Step-by-step instructions on using the DO Online Registration tool to register a company that is new to DO.

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Credit Information Providers List

  • Credit Information Providers

    Through Desktop Originator (DO), Desktop Underwriter (DU), and Home Counselor Online, you can order and receive three-in-file merged credit reports online from a number of credit information providers.