Desktop Underwriter

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

Manage My Account

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


Upcoming Outage

ALERT: Desktop Underwriter may be unavailable from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. ET Sunday, March 3rd, due to planned system maintenance.

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Help & Training

What's New

  • DU Version 10.3 Release Notes - March Update

    During the weekend of March 23, 2019, we will implement an update to Desktop Underwriter® (DU®) Version 10.3, including DU validation service enhancements, HomeReady® AMI determination, DU Underwriting Findings Report updates, a disaster message change, and updates to align with the Selling Guide.

Release Notes

New Users: How to Register Round Icon

  • 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.