Originating & Underwriting Training

Separator image The Housing Finance Institute® (HFI®) Originating & Underwriting Training page provides Fannie Mae training on originating and underwriting loans, including instructions on using Fannie Mae underwriting applications. Training solutions include HFI InDepth virtual classrooms, HFI Spotlight webinars, and HFI OnDemand eLearning courses, job aids, and FAQs.

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Underwriting the Property

Underwriting the Borrower

Mortgage Products, Features, Flexibilities, Processes, and Policies

Loan Quality, Post-Purchase Review, and Lender QC

Qualifying the Borrower Video Series

This new series answers popular underwriting questions. The animations are quick, focused and arranged by topic to help you refresh your knowledge without investing much time.

Upcoming HFI Live Webinars

Course Title Date & Time Course Type
Collateral Underwriter User Interface Basic Training Click link for dates Spotlight
Collateral Underwriter User Interface Advanced Training Click link for dates Spotlight
Efficient and Effective Use of Collateral Underwriter Click link for dates Spotlight
Collateral Underwriter Score and Message Training Click link for dates Spotlight
HomeStyle Energy Mortgage Overview for Lenders Click link for dates Spotlight
Fraud Prevention and Awareness Oct. 4 at 2 pm ET Spotlight
Discussing Top Identified Loan Defects Oct. 12 at 2 pm ET Spotlight
Building Your Awareness of the URLA new Oct. 12 at 3 pm ET Spotlight
Effective Quality Control: Sampling for Results Oct. 13 at 2 pm ET Spotlight
Effective Quality Control: QC and TPOs Oct. 18 at 2 pm ET Spotlight
Effective Quality Control: Calibration Oct. 20 at 2 pm ET Spotlight
Leveraging Collateral Underwriter for Underwriting and Quality Control Oct. 24 at 3 pm ET Spotlight
Building Your Awareness of the URLA new Oct. 25 at 2 pm ET Spotlight
Building Your Awareness of the URLA new Nov. 9 at 3 pm ET Spotlight
Building Your Awareness of the URLA new Nov. 29 at 2 pm ET Spotlight

Technology Application Training

DO/DU Practice Cases