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Updated 07/30/2015

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CalHFA First Loans

Approx First Loans in Line for Review (including any CHDAP junior loan)

47

Date Compliance Reviewers are Working

July 27

CHDAP Stand Alone

Approx CHDAP Stand Alone Loans in Line for Review

169

Date Compliance Reviewers are Working

July 15

Junior Loan Subordinations

Approx Junior Loan Subordinations in Line for Review

3

Date Reviewers Are Working

July 29

News & Updates

Program Bulletin #2015-09 - Updated Sales Price Limits

Program Bulletin #2015-08 - Updated Income Limits for the Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC) Tax Credit Program

Housing Matters Newsletter
Summer 2015, Vol 25

Bulletin 2015-07
Updated Income Limits for CalHFA FHA, CalPLUS FHA, Cal-EEM + Grant, CHDAP and ECTP

Bulletin 2015-06
Automatic 30-day extension on all expired CalHFA first mortgage loan reservations

Bulletin 2015-05
CalPLUS FHA First Mortgage Loan Now Includes ZIP Extra

Bulletin 2015-04
Fannie Mae AMDC No Longer Required For CalHFA Conventional Programs

Did You Know?

Lenders receive a 1% Service Release Premium in addition to the origination fee on all CalHFA first mortgages!

Become a hero to your borrower. CalHFA presents Calplus Conventional 101. Click here to see how.

CalHFA Training for Lenders, Realtors and Non-Profits

Onsite Training (In-Person)

TOPIC: CalHFA Lender Training

This in-person seminar will include training on all CalHFA programs, borrower and property eligibility, processing, documentation and income calculations.
Highly Recommended for*: Loan Officers, Originators, Processors, Underwriters
Useful for: Real Estate Professionals
*We will accept attendance requests from nonprofit agencies whose main focus is affordable housing.

Date Time Location
Wednesday, August 5 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Class is full
Tuesday, August 11 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Register for Concord
Thursday, August 13 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Register for San Diego
Tuesday, August 18 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Register for Riverside
Thursday, August 20 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Register for Long Beach

Webinars (On Demand)

TOPIC: CalHFA Programs

Learn how to structure CalHFA's fast, easy and dependable programs with our webinars:

Play VideoCalHFA Webinar Series: Programs Updates for July 1, 2015

Play VideoCalHFA Webinar Series: Conventional Programs

    • Provide 105% financing
    • $6500 Extra Reasons to use CalPLUS Conventional
    • Affordable MI options
    • Download Webinar Presentation Materials
    • Take the exam at the end to get a proof of completion via email

Play VideoCalHFA Webinar Series: FHA Programs - Update Coming Soon!

    • Please watch CalHFA Webinar Series: Programs Updates for July 1, 2015 for information untill the detailed video is completed.

Play VideoCalHFA Webinar Series: Income Calculations

Play VideoCalHFA Webinar Series: Purchase Training

CalHFA's new programs offer financing options for everyone! Learn how our fast turn times, easy forms and dependable financing can help you be the hero to your California Homebuyer!

Highly Recommended for: Loan Officers, Realtors
Useful for: Processors, Underwriters and Real Estate Professionals

TOPIC: First Mortgage General Closing and Delivery with U.S. Bank Training

The following U.S. Bank general closing and delivery training is available to all CalHFA-approved lenders through CalHFA’s master servicer, U.S. Bank. The training is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on U.S. Bank’s web site at www.mrbp.usbank.com. Select U.S. Bank Lending Manuals, click continue, click on Housing Finance Authority, select California, select California Housing Finance Agency and then select Lender Training.
Highly Recommended for: Loan Closers and Shippers
Useful for: Processors and other mortgage professionals

U.S. Bank Training Site Link
Part 1: U.S Bank General Closing & Delivery Training http://www.brainshark.com/USBankMRBP/vu?pi=zGQz1254yJz4ZaHz0
Part 2: CalHFA specific program training http://www.brainshark.com/USBankMRBP/vu?pi=zGPzeD6bMz4ZaHz0

TOPIC: CalHFA MCC Tax Credit Program Training

This mandatory training is available to eligible MCC participating lenders through CalHFA’s program administrator, eHousingPlus. MCC participating lenders may sign up for training through the eHousingPlus web site at www.ehousingplus.com/available-programs/california/california-housing-finance-agency
Highly Recommended for: Loan Officers, Underwriters
Useful for: Processors and other mortgage professionals

eHousing Training Site Link
CalHFA MCC Training http://www.ehousingplus.com/available-programs/california/california-housing-finance-agency/

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