Desktop Underwriter

Desktop Underwriter® (DU®) provides lenders a comprehensive credit risk assessment that determines whether a loan meets Fannie Mae’s eligibility requirements.

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Upcoming Outage

DU and DUG will be unavailable from 10 p.m. ET Saturday, Nov. 12, to 10 a.m. ET Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016 and from 10 p.m. ET Saturday, Nov. 19, to 10 a.m. ET Sunday, Nov. 20.

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DU Version 10.0 is Here! Exclamation Point

DU Version 10.0 will provide more certainty and simplicity to lenders while expanding access to credit and sustainable homeownership for creditworthy borrowers by providing enhanced credit risk assessment including the use of trended credit data, automated underwriting of loans for borrowers with no traditional credit, and automated underwriting for borrowers with multiple financed properties.

Review the Release Notes and see below for more information including a DU Version 10.0 eLearning Course, FAQs, and more information on trended credit data.

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What is Trended Credit Data?

Trended credit data is now being used in DU.

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