DU Validation Service

The Desktop Underwriter (DU) validation service validates loan application data upfront, gives you faster and easier validation, and freedom from representations and warranties on validated income, assets, and employment.

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Data Vendor Information
The DU validation service uses third-party data vendors to independently validate borrower income, assets, and employment data, providing our lenders Day 1 Certainty on validated loan components.

Fannie Mae has an open platform for data vendor participation to provide choices to our customers.

Current Data Vendor List.

Data Vendor Process.

Getting Started

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Help & Training

DU/DO/Fannie Mae Connect user credentials are needed to access the reference guide; overview eLearning course; and income, assets, and employment validation examples.

What's New

  • DU Validation Service Policy Clarifications

    The Selling Guide has been updated to include a clarification that lenders can obtain verification reports from a report supplier or a report distributor when utilizing the Desktop Underwriter (DU) validation service.

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