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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If account is locked or deactivated, or you forgot your user ID, contact your Technology Manager administrator.

How do I reset my password?

Users: Update Password/Profile

Admins: Manage Applications/Users


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Desktop Underwriter may be unavailable from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. ET Sunday, April 28th, due to planned system maintenance.

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Help & Training

What's New

  • Updated DU Spec and URLA (Form 1003) resources

    February 26, 2019 - We've published the final DU Specification of the test period, along with other updated resources supporting the redesigned Uniform Residential Loan Application (URLA/Form 1003).

Release Notes

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  • To register, contact your company's Technology Manager administrator. Only admins have the ability to set up and manage application access for users. Once registered, you can set up your password and update your personal profile via Technology Manager. Learn More

Frequently Asked Questions

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Quarterly Milestones

Check out the new Quarterly Milestones roadmap to stay on track with product launches, mandates, and other information. The roadmap will be updated on an ongoing basis.