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Selling Guide

Access the Guide via the link below or AllRegs.com.

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Project Eligibility

  • Condo, Co-op and PUD Project Eligibility

    Provides information and resources related to condo, co-op, and planned unit development (PUD) project eligibility and requirements, including review types and insurance requirements.

Loan Quality & Appraiser Quality Monitoring

  • Loan Quality

    View a variety of resources and training to help lenders build effective strategies to manage risk through a focus on loan quality. Includes a link to the Appraiser Quality Monitoring (AQM) list.

What's New

  • Selling and Servicing Notice: Flint, MI new

    This notice reminds lenders and servicers about existing products, loan options, and servicing flexibilities that are available for homeowners who may be impacted by the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

  • Announcement SEL-2016-01

    This announcement introduces the IDR process which offers a neutral third party to resolve repurchase requests that remain unresolved after the appeal and escalation processes have been exhausted. This process grew out of a year of work with lenders, Freddie Mac, and FHFA.

  • Key Selling Announcement SEL-2016-01 Updates

    For a summary of key updates in Selling Announcement SEL-2016-01, read the executive overview provided by Carlos Perez, Chief Credit Officer for Single Family.

Frequently Asked Questions

Mortgage Products

  • Single-Family Mortgage Products

    Find a range of mortgage products, eligibility options, and solutions to help lenders meet borrowers' needs. Includes information on 97% LTV options, HomeReady, and more.

Stay Informed

  • In Case You Missed It

    Provides a summary of Selling Guide and policy related communications and updates issued in 2015.

  • Quarterly Compass

    Provides information on Fannie Mae initiatives and upcoming milestones, and what lenders need to know to successfully navigate the changes ahead.