Learning Center image The Housing Finance Institute® (HFI™) provides access to a wide range of training to help you do business with Fannie Mae, including HFI InDepth virtual classrooms, HFI Spotlight webinars, and HFI OnDemand eLearning courses, job aids, and FAQs.

Applications & Tools

For additional application training, see each application page:

Our Training Methods

HFI OnDemand - Just-In-Time Learning

Training when you need it. No registration necessary. Organized by mortgage function.

HFI InDepth - Virtual Classroom

Register for a live virtual class that emphasizes learner participation. Fee applies.

HFI Spotlight - Webinars

Register for a free live webinar on current policy updates, technology application changes, and other Fannie Mae initiatives.

Upcoming HFI Live Sessions

Qualifying the Borrower Video Series

This new series answers popular underwriting questions. The animations are quick, focused and arranged by topic to help you refresh your knowledge without investing much time.

What's New

  • Property Inspection Types and Forms Tutorial

    This course provides you with Fannie Mae policy requirements around property inspection types, and will help ensure you know how to correctly complete the Property Inspection Report (Form 30) and provide acceptable inspection photographs.

  • Updated PE-Whole Loan Application Training Course

    Available 24/7, this online HFI training has been updated to include the SETâ„¢, servicing-released information. SET is available for approved lenders.

Focus Area Training