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FHA News–Lots of Free Training and Webinars for FHA!
September 12 & 13, 2012 – Phoenix, AZ – FHA Lender Training. FHA’s Santa Ana Homeownership Center will be conducting 2-day classes on recent changes, automated (AUS) vs. manual underwriting, review and discussion of feedback certificate and documentation, post endorsement technical reviews, insuring deficiencies, highlights of underwriting the FHA appraisal and much more. This training is highly beneficial for mortgage lending professionals; Underwriters, Processors, and Loan Officers, but all are welcomed. The exact same training will be offered in 3 different locations, and on different dates. Registration required, no fee. Register at: http://www.hud.gov/emarc/index.cfm?fuseaction=emar.registerEvent&eventId=1432&update=N
September 18, 2012 – Webinar: The REO Appraisal. Join us for a FREE webinar! The Real Estate Owned (REO) Appraisal will acquaint the audience with the correct reporting procedures that FHA Roster appraisers should follow when completing FHA appraisal reports for HUD Real Estate Owned (REO) properties. This seminar introduces and explains, rather than supplants, official policy issued in Handbooks and Mortgagee Letters. Appraisers new to the FHA Roster, as well as seasoned professionals looking for a refresher will benefit. Registrants will receive an email confirmation prior to the webinar with a web link, a toll-free dial-in number, and instructions for participating in the training. Registrants must have internet access. Registration required (http://www.hud.gov/emarc/index.cfm?fuseaction=emar.registerEvent&eventId=1488&update=N ). Webinar is at 9am MOUNTAIN TIME. Questions? E-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
September 24 – 25, 2012- Chicago, IL. FHA Training/Update for Lenders and Appraisers. SAVE THE DATES! FHA training/update for lenders and appraisers is coming to downtown Chicago, IL. Location and registration details will be posted soon. The FHA Atlanta Homeownership Center staff will provide training and updates on FHA underwriting and appraisal requirements. Watch this listserv for our next notice!