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Fannie Mae provides information, training, job aids, and more to assist in originating 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

  • Key Selling Guide Updates July 2015 new

    Carlos Perez, Chief Credit Officer for Single Family, provides an executive summary of key selling policy updates in the July 28 Selling Guide announcement.

  • Announcement SEL-2015-08 new

    The update includes allowing certain transactions involving affordable LTV ratio calculations be underwritten by DU; increased LTV, CLTV, and HCLTV ratios for certain Limited Reviews of condo projects; updates for leased solar panels; clarification of the “value” used to determine mortgage insurance coverage for New York properties, including co-ops; and other miscellaneous updates and changes.

  • Obtaining IRS Transcripts new

    Obtaining IRS Transcripts – Fannie Mae Policy provides information about our tax transcript requirements.

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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, MyCommunityMortgage, 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.