Originating & Underwriting

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

  • Executive Summary of October 7, 2015 Announcement new

    Carlos Perez, Chief Credit Officer for Single Family, provides an executive summary of the defects and remedies framework in Announcement 2015-11.

  • Announcement SEL-2015-11 new

    This Announcement introduces the “remedies framework,” clarifying how Fannie Mae will define and categorize origination defects as well as the corrections and remedies available to lenders.

  • Lender Letter 2015-06 new

    Fannie Mae recognizes and appreciates the enormous efforts that lenders and their partners in the mortgage industry have undertaken to meet the requirements created by CFPB’s Know Before You Owe TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rule. This Lender Letter describes Fannie Mae’s expectations for lender compliance with TRID.

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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.