On Demand Lender Training Videos

Lender Update | Lender Training | Lender Tips

Learn all about CalHFA programs, guidelines, submission requirements and much much more with our On Demand Lender Training Videos. Learn how CalHFA financing can help you be the hero to your California homebuyer!

Click here to Test Your Knowledge of our programs based on these videos and program handbooks and receive email confirmation of your test results as proof you know your CalHFA programs.

Lender Update

CalHFA At-Home Video Update ThumbnailCalHFA Update With Molly Ellis

08/10/2020 - The following is an excerpt from the Aug. 6
Sacramento Association of Realtors (SAR)
monthly Real Estate Finance Forum,
hosted by Scott Short.. (05:11)

Lender Training

CalHFA FHA First Mortgage Programs Video ThumbnailCalHFA FHA First Mortgage Programs

03/01/2020 - A description of how your clients can benefit from CalHFA's FHA loan Programs. (3:30)

CalHFA Conventional First Mortgage Programs Video ThumbnailCalHFA Conventional First Mortgage Programs

03/01/2020 - A description of how your clients can benefit from CalHFA's Conventional Loan Programs. (4:34)

CalHFA VA First Mortgage Program Video ThumbnailCalHFA VA First Mortgage Program

03/01/2020 - A description of how your clients can benefit from The CalHFA VA program. (01:35)

CalHFA USDA First Mortgage Program Video ThumbnailCalHFA USDA First Mortgage Program

03/01/2020 - A description of how your clients can benefit from The CalHFA USDA program. (1:17)

CalHFA MyHome Assistance Program Video ThumbnailCalHFA MyHome Assistance Program

08/03/2020 - A description of how your clients can benefit from The CalHFA MyHome Assistance Program program. (2:59)

First Time Homebuyer Video ThumbnailCalHFA First-Time Homebuyer

04/17/2020 - A breakdown of what qualifies your borrower as a First-Time Hombuyer for CalHFA loan programs. (4:19)

CalHFA Property Requirements ThumbnailCalHFA Property Requirements

09/03/2020 - This quick overview of property requirements for CalHFA loan programs. (2:30)

CalHFA Hombuyer Education Video ThumbnailCalHFA Home Buyer Education

04/20/2020 - This quick guide will walk you through the options that's best for your borrower. (2:26)

CalHFA Loan Limits and High Balanace Loans Video ThumbnailCalHFA Loan Limits & High Balance Loans

04/21/2020 - This quick guide will walk you through CalHFA Loan Limits & High Balance Loans. (1:57)

CalHFA Loan Scenario Calculator Video ThumbnailCalHFA Loan Scenario Calculator

08/03/2020 - Learn how to use the CalHFA Loan Scenario Calculator and side-by-side comparisons. (5:07)

CalHFA Underwriting and Overlays Video ThumbCalHFA Underwriting and Overlays

08/18/2020 - Learn how to use CalHFA Underwriting and Overlays. (3:42)

CalHFA Lender Forms

08/18/2020 - Learn what forms you need to submit. (1:21)

CalHFA Maximum Lender Fees & Disclosures

09/29/2020 - CalHFA is here to walk you through CalHFA Maximum Lender Fees & Disclosures.(3:29)

Low Income Rate Lock Option

09/05/2019 - Our 1-minute video will show how easy it is to see if your borrower is eligible for the lower interest rate option. (1:27)

Document Draw & Purchase Requirements Video ThumbnailDocument Draw & Purchase Requirements

03/10/2019 - A description of CalHFA's purchasing procedures and guidelines, including a step-by-step walkthrough of file submission so your error-free files get priority treatment. Don't forget to take the exam after each video for your emailed results plus proof of your training. (06:53)

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Lender Tips

5 Tips for a Faster CalHFA Loan Approval

04/19/2019 - Check out this quick video identifying the 5 most common reasons CalHFA has to ask for conditions on a loan. Follow these 5 tips and get your Notice of Commitment issued faster and easier than ever before. (2:13)

How to become a Preferred Loan Officer

01/10/2019 - Molly Ellis is here to tell you how to become a CalHFA Preferred Loan Officer. For more information visit the Leads Program page for details. (02:28)

MERS and CalHFA: A How To ThumbnailMERS and CalHFA: A How To

10/24/2019 - CalHFA's Molly Ellis takes you through every step of using MERS with your CalHFA loan. (05:00)

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