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At the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), we provide mortgage insurance on loans made by FHA-approved lenders. In fact, we're one of the largest mortgage insurers in the world. Since 1934, we've helped millions of families become homeowners. Today, we insure mortgages for single family, multifamily, and residential care facilities nationwide.







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FHA Annual Management Report for FY 2023


FHA Annual Management Report for FY 2023

Our FHA Annual Management Report highlights the accomplishments of the Offices of Single Family Housing, Multifamily Housing Programs, and Healthcare Programs in fiscal year 2023.

November 15, 2023


FHA Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund FY 2023 Annual Report


FHA Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund FY 2023 Annual Report

Our Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund Annual Report describes the work of the FHA Single Family mortgage insurance programs in fiscal year 2023 and the performance of the Fund.

November 15, 2023





Press Release


Foreclosure Moratorium Extension for Maui County, HI

FHA has extended its foreclosure moratorium for borrowers with FHA-insured single family mortgages in Maui County, HI, through May 6, 2024.


November 1, 2023




Press Release


New Appraisal Requirements for Certain Manufactured Homes

Updates to appraisal requirements for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac-certified manufactured homes will improve valuation of these homes for borrowers seeking FHA-insured mortgages.



November 1, 2023




Press Release


Newly Published HECM Sections of Single Family Handbook

Our newly published Home Equity Conversion Mortgage sections of the Single Family Housing Policy Handbook provide a comprehensive source for program requirements.


October 31, 2023







Business Resources

From housing to healthcare facilities, our business resources can help FHA insurance program participants stay informed. Review our guides, policy updates, and other tools to get the information you need and better serve your customers. Access special COVID-19 guidance for all FHA and Office of Housing Program Participants.

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Our consumer resources support homeowners, homebuyers, and renters. Use these tools to get answers to your questions, understand your options, and make better housing decisions.



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FHA Supports Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity

HUD is committed to enforcing the Fair Housing Act and to ensuring that people are not discriminated against when they seek housing or housing-related services. If you need assistance in determining your rights under the Fair Housing Act or applicable laws, or believe you have been a victim of housing discrimination and need assistance, we encourage you to review the information on HUD's Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity webpage.