Originating & Underwriting

Fannie Mae provides information, training, job aids, and more to assist in originating conventional and government loans for sale to Fannie Mae.

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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

  • February 2015 AQM List Posted updated

    The February 2015 Appraiser Quality Monitoring (AQM) list has been posted on the Appraiser Quality Monitoring page.

  • Announcement SEL-2015-02 new

    The update contains clarifications to the effective dates for pricing; postponement of policy pertaining to delivery of loans with more than two borrowers; reorganization of co-op topics; clarification to the project standards policies; update to the Lender Breach of Contract topic; and other miscellaneous updates and changes.

  • DU Version 9.2 April Update Release Notes

    Provides details on an update to Desktop Underwriter (DU) V. 9.2 scheduled for the weekend of April 18, 2015.

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Recent Newsletters

  • In Case You Missed It

    Provides a summary of Selling Guide and policy related communications and updates issued in 2014.

  • Quarterly Compass

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