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  • GlobalCapital Recognizes Our Securitization Programs with Four Industry Awards new

    We have been named winner of four awards by international financial trade publication, GlobalCapital.

  • Loan Delivery Supports ULDD Phase 3 and UCD new

    As of May 22, lenders may start delivering ULDD Phase 3 data (non-HMDA). Plus, UCD Casefile ID validation edits will be introduced July 24.

  • Reduced Fee for Streamlined PERS new

    We have reduced the fee for the Streamlined Project Eligibility Review Service review of established condo projects from $1,000 to $500.

  • EarlyCheck V. 5.2 is Live new

    As of May 20, lenders may begin delivering a portion of the ULDD Phase 3 data; several new and modified edits were also implemented.

  • Collateral Policy and Day 1 Certainty Ask the Expert Lender Forum

    Join Fannie Mae for a live webinar that will provide an open forum for lenders to ask questions related to Fannie Mae collateral policy.

  • Hawaii AAA Matrix Clarification

    A clarification of effective dates for a prior foreclosure allowable increase has been made to the Hawaii AAA Matrix. To view the updated matrices, visit the Excess Attorney Fee/Cost Guidelines page.

  • DU for Government Loans Release Notes

    During the weekend of June 24, DU for government loans will be updated to support FHA-related changes, as well as several other messaging and logic updates.

  • Servicing Guide Updates

    This update helps to simplify servicing and make it easier to do business with Fannie Mae. Updates include alignment with Consumer Financial Protection Bureau mortgage servicing rules; simplified escrow waiver evaluations; revised post-bankruptcy mortgage loan modification incentive fee calculations and Form 629 submission timelines; and improved review process for servicers involved with agreements with government insurers or guarantors.

  • EarlyCheck V. 5.3 Coming July 22

    During the weekend of July 22, EarlyCheck Version 5.3 will feature new edits to validate UCD submissions. EarlyCheck will also accept the updated RLD file format in support of the new HMDA data.

  • Read Our 2016 Progress Report

    Together, we're bringing the fully digital mortgage closer to reality.

  • Review our Duty to Serve Underserved Markets Plan

    Our proposed Underserved Markets Plan, required under the Duty to Serve rule, is now available for review and public comment.

  • May Investor Reporting Webinars

    Join us for an Investor Reporting webinar (May 9 or May 16) to learn reporting best practices and ask questions about the process.

  • Fannie Mae Standard Modification Interest Rate Adjustment Exhibit

    This Exhibit provides the new Fannie Mae Standard Modification Interest Rate required for all Fannie Mae conventional mortgage loan modifications, excluding Fannie Mae HAMP Modifications.

  • Fannie Mae Reports Financial Results for First Quarter 2017

    Read more about our first quarter 2017 financial results in our news release, Form 10Q, and credit supplement.

  • Get Details on HomeReady with Our New eLearning

    HomeReady Overview for Loan Officers explains eligibility, income flexibilities, underwriting guidelines, and homeownership education requirements. Learn more.

  • Selling Guide Updates

    The following updates were made in April: new solutions for borrowers with student loan debt; project review waivers for certain Fannie Mae to Fannie Mae limited cash-out refinances; simplification of some cash-out refinance policies; and more.

  • Project reviews waived for certain Fannie Mae condo and PUD refinances

    The Selling Guide has been updated to waive project eligibility reviews on Fannie Mae to Fannie Mae limited cash-out refinances for condos and PUDS.

  • Student debt solutions, project eligibility review waivers, and more

    The Selling Guide has been updated to include new solutions for borrowers with student loan debt, project eligibility review waivers for limited cash-out refinances, the elimination of certain cash-out refinances restrictions, and more.

  • Key Selling Announcement SEL-2017-04 Updates

    For a summary of key updates in this Selling Guide Announcement, view the executive perspectives video presented by Jude Landis, Vice President, Credit Policy, and the executive overview provided by Carlos Perez, Chief Credit Officer for Single Family.

  • April 2017 AQM List Posted

    The April 2017 Appraiser Quality Monitoring (AQM) list has been posted on the Appraiser Quality Monitoring page.

  • AMN May Release Notes Now Available

    Includes changes, scheduled for May 20, in support of HomeSaver Solutions Network (HSSN) support of flex modification functionality and short sale and mortgage release (deed in lieu) general upates.

  • Check out Loss Mitigation Overview for Servicers eLearning

    This course explains a four step process to manage loss mitigation. Updated with the current Loan Workout Hierarchy and resources to help you get the best possible outcome for your borrower and Fannie Mae.

  • The Mortgage Life Cycle eLearning

    This course is designed for servicers, specialist and anyone new to the mortgage industry. Brush-up on the mortgage life cycle and administrative tasks associated with the mortgage loan.

  • LoanSphere Invoicing enhancements

    Effective April 30, LoanSphere Invoicing will feature new line item mapping capabilities, auto-population of referral date for foreclosure attorney fee, PSR updates, and more.

  • Servicing Guide Updates

    This update simplifies our requirements, manages risk, and responds to industry feedback. Updates include revisions to Servicing Guide B-5-01 and Form 176; instruction to servicers who engage with third-party vendors; clarification to the maximum allowable foreclosure attorney fees; and inclusion of clearboarding in property preservation descriptions and expenses.

  • Visit us at MBA Secondary

    Visit us at the MBA's National Secondary Market Conference & Expo April 30 to May 3 to see how we're transforming the borrower experience with dynamic solutions.

  • Check out the New Appraiser Newsletter

    Our first issue covers Day 1 Certainty, including Property Inspection Waivers (PIWs) and certainty on appraised value, Collateral Underwriter (CU) stats, and Selling Guide updates relevant to appraisers.

  • Loan Servicing and the Mortgage Life Cycle eLearning

    This self-paced course is designed for servicers and anyone new to the mortgage industry. Brush-up on the mortgage life cycle and administrative tasks associated with the mortgage loan.

  • ULDD Phase 3 Update

    The GSEs announced additional details regarding ULDD Phase 3, outlining the mandate timeline, new and revised data requirements, and guidance on HMDA data delivery.

  • Day 1 Certainty Policy Clarifications

    The Selling Guide has been updated to reflect policy clarifications for the Desktop Underwriter (DU) validation service and certainty on appraised value components of Day 1 Certainty.