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  • July 2, 2024

MPF Announcement Summary: 2024-S07

This document summarizes MPF Selling Announcements being published on this date.

MPF Selling Announcements 

Date: July 2, 2024

This document summarizes MPF Selling Announcements being published on this date. 

PFIs and Servicers must refer to the actual MPF Announcement for the specific requirements and guidance.

MPF Traditional and Xtra

MPF Announcement 2024- 47: MPF Program – Servicing Released Clarifications

 Revised servicing released guidance by clarifying property eligibility requirements and incorporating a reminder to refer to the most recent MPF Exhibit.

 MPF Traditional

MPF Announcement 2024-44: MPF Traditional – Flood Zone Determination Clarifications 

Clarified the age requirements for flood zone determinations.

MPF Announcement 2024-45: MPF Traditional – Income Clarifications

Clarified the income calculation and documentation requirements for trust income and public assistance income.

 MPF Xtra®

MPF Announcement 2024-46: MPF Xtra Selling Updates – FNMA SEL-2024-04

Fannie Mae updated their selling guide by updating delivery requirements for loans using a standby commitment, the glossary definition of closing costs, and HomeReady housing counseling requirements, all of which are applicable to the MPF Xtra product.

Upcoming Webinars

  • Thursday, July 18th  Understanding Temporary Buydowns

    With interest rates remaining high, this has prompted buyers to start considering temporary buydowns. In this 30-minute session, we will help you understand the mechanics of both a 2-1 and 3-2-1 buydown. These options are growing in popularity and it’s important to understand them and how they can benefit your borrowers.

  • Thursday, July 25th  Focus on Credit and Liabilities

    In this webinar, we will be covering topics related to credit reports and liabilities. Both common and unique situations will be discussed along with guidance on inquiries, fraud alerts and non-traditional credit. We will provide guidance on liabilities, focusing on what must be considered and situations that allow for the exclusion of certain debt.

    To register for upcoming webinars and view our on-demand webinar library please visit the following link: https://www.fhlbmpf.com/education/upcoming-webinars

    *All webinars begin at 1 p.m. CT

Reminders

  • As a reminder, pursuant to MPF Announcement 2024-31, all MI cancellation notices or requests must be submitted through eMAQCS®plus using the MI Cancellation Notice (Form SG343).

Servicers who do not have access to eMAQCSplus, may request credentials by visiting the eMAQCSplus Credentials | FHLBMPF, and choosing access to the MPF Servicing / Default Management - including MI Cancellations. PFIs must have their PFI number available when submitting a request for credentials, as it will be needed to gain access.

Please note, Servicers who already have credentials for MPF Default Management through eMAQCSplus do not need to request new credentials. Servicers are encouraged to visit On-Demand Webinars for a tutorial on the Mortgage Insurance Cancellation Process in eMAQCSplus

  •  Loans with Affordable Housing Program Funds, including FHLB Funds, must include the amount of the grant into the TLTV calculation for AUS or 1008. Reference MPF Selling Guide 4.4 Affordable Housing Program.

 

 


MPF Traditional and Xtra

MPF Announcement 2024- 47: MPF Program – Servicing Released Clarifications

 Revised servicing released guidance by clarifying property eligibility requirements and incorporating a reminder to refer to the most recent MPF Exhibit.

 MPF Traditional

MPF Announcement 2024-44: MPF Traditional – Flood Zone Determination Clarifications 

Clarified the age requirements for flood zone determinations.

MPF Announcement 2024-45: MPF Traditional – Income Clarifications

Clarified the income calculation and documentation requirements for trust income and public assistance income.

 MPF Xtra®

MPF Announcement 2024-46: MPF Xtra Selling Updates – FNMA SEL-2024-04

 Fannie Mae updated their selling guide by updating delivery requirements for loans using a standby commitment, the glossary definition of closing costs, and HomeReady housing counseling requirements, all of which are applicable to the MPF Xtra product.

 Upcoming Webinars

  • Thursday, July 18th  Understanding Temporary Buydowns

    With interest rates remaining high, this has prompted buyers to start considering temporary buydowns. In this 30-minute session, we will help you understand the mechanics of both a 2-1 and 3-2-1 buydown. These options are growing in popularity and it’s important to understand them and how they can benefit your borrowers.  

  • Thursday, July 25th  Focus on Credit and Liabilities

    In this webinar, we will be covering topics related to credit reports and liabilities. Both common and unique situations will be discussed along with guidance on inquiries, fraud alerts and non-traditional credit. We will provide guidance on liabilities, focusing on what must be considered and situations that allow for the exclusion of certain debt.  

    To register for upcoming webinars and view our on-demand webinar library please visit the following link: https://www.fhlbmpf.com/education/upcoming-webinars

    *All webinars begin at 1 p.m. CT

    Reminders

  • As a reminder, pursuant to MPF Announcement 2024-31, all MI cancellation notices

    or requests must be submitted through eMAQCS®plus using the MI Cancellation Notice (Form SG343).  

    Servicers who do not have access to eMAQCSplus, may request credentials by visiting the eMAQCSplus Credentials | FHLBMPF, and choosing access to the MPF Servicing / Default Management - including MI Cancellations. PFIs must have their PFI number available when submitting a request for credentials, as it will be needed to gain access.  

    Please note, Servicers who already have credentials for MPF Default Management through eMAQCSplus do not need to request new credentials. Servicers are encouraged to visit On-Demand Webinars for a tutorial on the Mortgage Insurance Cancellation Process in eMAQCSplus  

  • Loans with Affordable Housing Program Funds, including FHLB Funds, must include the amount of the grant into the TLTV calculation for AUS or 1008. Reference MPF Selling Guide 4.4 Affordable Housing Program.

 

 


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