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Upcoming Single Family Housing Events and Training

FHA is pleased to offer the following events and training, including a series of pre-recorded training modules, covering multiple topics on FHA Single Family Housing policies, processes, and technology.

Dispelling Homebuying Myths Educational Webinars

This webinar series reveals the truth about common myths associated with using an FHA-insured loan to purchase a home. In addition to providing a resource to prospective homebuyers, the webinars may be useful for loan originators, real estate professionals, and others interested in learning more about FHA-insured loans and misconceptions in the homebuying process.

SF Handbook Pre-Recorded Training Webinars. This series of pre-recorded training webinars cover the policies that mortgagees use for origination through obtaining a FHA insurance endorsement for Title II forward mortgages. The modules provide an overview of the policies and requirements contained in Sections II.A and II.D of FHA's Origination through Post-Closing/Endorsement for Title II Forward Mortgages section of the Single Family Housing Policy Handbook 4000.1.

In-Person: FHA Appraisal Policies for Manufactured Homes – Greensboro, NC - April 18, 2024 │ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (Eastern) This free, in-person training will provide an overview of FHA appraisal/appraiser requirements for manufactured homes as outlined in FHA Single Family Housing Policy Handbook (Handbook 4000.1). This training will cover several topics including property acceptability criteria, minimum property requirements/minimum property standards (MPR/MPS), defective conditions, policy updates, inspections, well and septic requirements, underwriting the appraisal, and program types such as a new construction.

Who Should Attend: FHA appraisers and other industry professionals including underwriters and processors will also benefit from this training.

Instructions: Advance registration is required by April 12, 2024. Check-in begins at 12:30PM. Due to space limitations, registration is on a first -come, first-serve basis. This training is being held in a government facility. Attendees must provide a valid, government-issued photo I.D. at the guard station. Please allot for time to gain access to the building. For more information, contact Krystal.goode-raines@hud.gov

Virtual: FHA New Applicant Webinar – April 25, 2024 │2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (Eastern) This free, virtual webinar, conducted by FHA's Office of Lender Activities and Program Compliance, will focus on the Lender Electronic Assessment Portal (LEAP) as outlined in the FHA Single Family Housing Policy Handbook (Handbook 4000.1). Content includes a detailed overview of the FHA lender approval application process, eligibility requirements, and required documentation for the various types of mortgagees (lenders). Common application deficiencies will also be addressed and tips for submitting a successful application will be provided. The webinar concludes with a live question and answer (Q&A) session.

Who Should Attend: Non-federally insured or chartered entities, such as mortgage brokers, mortgage bankers, mortgage investors, and/or mortgage servicers interested in becoming FHA-approved lenders or investors. Banks and credit unions of all sizes and charter types, community development financial institutions, and federal, state, or municipal government agencies interested in becoming FHA-approved mortgagees (lenders) or investors can also benefit from attending.

Instructions: Advance registration is required. Registered attendees will receive a link to access the webinar and other details in their registration confirmation email.

Electronic Class (EClass) on FHA Loss Mitigation & Servicing System: The EClass System provides additional training on FHA's Loss Mitigation Programs, including FHA's Home Affordable Modification Program (FHA-HAMP), as well as continuing education on loss mitigation & servicing issues that have generated the most industry questions & requests for further training. The EClass System is designed to provide web-based training to HUD-Approved Servicers, HUD-Approved & Nonprofit Housing Counseling Agencies. Find out more...

HUD has webcasts that provide training for housing industry partners. A Webcast is a video you can view from your computer screen. HUD offers live Webcasts & an archive of previously aired training sessions.

This listing may provide training opportunities & event announcements for non-profit & local government HUD partners. HUD does not endorse the sponsoring organizations, or the views they express, or the products/services they or their community/business partners may offer. If your not-for-profit organization has housing industry training to offer that you would like listed here, please request by  email and in the subject line, type: SF Events & Training Request. Be sure to include the title, date, time, and location.

 

 

 

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