Appraisal Waivers

Appraisal waivers, offered through Desktop Underwriter® (DU®) and powered by Collateral Underwriter® (CU®), are offers to waive the appraisal for eligible transactions.

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  • Appraisal Waiver Offers Excluded for CA ZIP Codes Impacted by Wildfires new

    Due to the wildfires in California, Fannie Mae is adding impacted ZIP Codes to the appraisal waiver disaster exclusion list in Desktop Underwriter®. Properties in the affected ZIP Codes are ineligible to receive appraisal waiver offers.

  • DU Version 10.3 Release Notes Posted

    During the weekend of Dec. 8, 2018 we will implement Desktop Underwriter (DU) Version 10.3, including adjustments to the DU credit risk assessment, appraisal waiver changes and updates to align with the Selling Guide.

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