FHA offers many events and training, including a series of updated pre-recorded training modules, covering multiple topics on FHA Single Family Housing policies, processes, and technology. FHA provides on-site trainings, self-paced pre-recorded trainings, and archived webinars and even has a YouTube channel. Many of these trainings are targeted to 203k Consultants and provide information on the 203k Rehabilitation Mortgage Insurance Program.
On January 24 2018, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) issued a temporary waiver of its Limited 203k program policy regarding the time period in which borrowers may be prevented from occupying the property as a result of repairs in determining whether a repair is considered “major.” The temporary waiver applies to Limited 203(k) mortgages closed on or before June 30, 2018, secured by properties in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
The Federal Housing Administration understands the needs of those affected by the recent hurricanes. On November 9th the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) issued a waiver covering all municipalities in Puerto Rico impacted by Hurricane Maria (Maria), allowing damage inspections to be conducted beginning November 9, 2017. This waiver is in addition to the waiver issued by FHA on October 24, 2017, of its policy on the time frame for completing the inspection of properties prior to closing, or submitting the mortgage for FHA insurance endorsement in the Presidentially-Declared Major Disaster Areas (PDMDAs) in municipalities in Puerto Rico impacted by Maria.
This includes all properties utilizing the 203k Rehabilitation Mortgage Insurance Program.
On October 20 2017 the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) published Mortgagee Letter 2017-15, Extension of Initial Disaster Foreclosure Moratorium for Properties in Specified Areas Impacted by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. This Mortgagee Letter (ML) communicates specific guidance for the extension of the foreclosure moratorium for FHA-insured properties in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)-designated Individual Assistance Areas that are located within the Presidentially-Declared Major Disaster Areas for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. The extension of these three initial moratoriums applies to the initiation of foreclosures and foreclosures already in process.
Today, we love being connected to the Internet. Whether we’re at work or play, being connected with friends and family is practically a necessity. In addition, many of us want to manage our finances and our home lives online as much as possible. For this reason and many more, we are offering the opportunity to manage 203K HUD loans online – from any device you own. How can this help? Let’s take a look at some of the reasons why managing these loans online can benefit everyone involved in the transaction…
HUD consultants who manage residential rehab projects need to stay on top of every detail 24/7. Every project manager knows that even the best developed rehabilitation plans face potential snags.
Tearing out a basement wall to remediate mold or water damage often reveals unexpected — and unbudgeted — wiring and plumbing issues. Replacing inefficient windows could lead to more extensive build-out to accommodate modifications necessary for varied sizes, shapes or architectural integrity.
“How does a HUD Consultant market their services?”
I get asked from time to time by HUD Consultants as to how they can obtain more business. Although there are numerous ways to go about marketing your 203k Consulting services, I’ll explain what’s worked for me in the past.
You may have noticed that the website now shows “http://” before “www.easy203kpro.com”.
Starting Sept 25 the entire www.easy203kpro.com site is using a Secure Socket Connection (SSL) when users connect from their computers. This type of connection ensures that no information sent back and forth can be intercepted. All logins and project information is safe.
- Visit About Easy 203k Professional to learn more about the our online 203k Software.
- Click here to see our pricing. FREE Registration-Only plans available!
- Try a 30-day FREE TRIAL!
HomeBuyers and Real Estate Professionals
- Use our Search For 203k Consultant feature to find a 203k Consultant.
- Visit HUD 203k Loan Information to learn more about the HUD 203(k) loan program.