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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

  • Key Selling Guide Updates September 2015 new

    Carlos Perez, Chief Credit Officer for Single Family, provides an executive summary of key selling policy updates in the September 29 Selling Guide announcement.

  • Announcement SEL-2015-10 new

    This Selling Guide update includes details about HomeReady mortgage; updated homeownership education requirements; simplified requirements for high-balance mortgage loans; and expanded eligibility for non-occupant borrowers.

  • Selling Notice new

    Revisions to West Virginia Deed of Trust. The Notice identifies revised sections of the West Virginia Deed of Trust (Form 3049).

  • Desktop Underwriter Version 9.3 Release Notes new

    Describes updates to DU scheduled for the weekend of Dec. 12, 2015, including implementation of the HomeReady mortgage loan.

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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.