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Program Bulletins by Year - 2014

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CalHFA Program Bulletins are addendums to the Lender Program Manual and important communication tools to our lending partners. These bulletins are provided in Adobe PDF format and require Adobe Reader to open and view them.

Date Title
#2014-23 Extra Credit Teacher Home Purchase Program now available with CalHFA FHA 1st Mortgage Loans
#2014-22 CalHFA Revised Loan Documents
#2014-21 Returned Wire Penalty Fees
#2014-20 Changes to the CalHFA Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC) Tax Credit Program
#2014-19 Property Eligibility Update
#2014-18 Revision to California Homebuyer's Downpayment Assistance Program (CHDAP) Promissory Notes
#2014-17 Changes to CalHFA Loan Program Requirements
#2014-16 New CalPLUS Conventional with ZIP Extra:
Additional Assistance for CalHFA First-Time Homebuyers
#2014-15 Updated Sales Price Limits
#2014-14 CalHFA FHA First Mortgages to Allow Manufactured Homes
#2014-13 Temporary Suspension of Extra Credit Teacher Home Purchase Program (ECTP) when Combined with FHA-Insured first Mortgage Loans
#2014-12 CalHFA Allowable Lender Fees Increase from 2% to 3%
#2014-11 CalHFA First Loan Programs Now Extended to Non First-Time Homebuyers
#2014-10 Updates to CalHFA's Lender Requirements
#2014-09 CalHFA Launches New 97% LTV Conventional Loan Programs and Energy Efficient Mortgage + Grant Program
#2014-08 Revisions to California Homebuyer's Downpayment Assistance Program (CHDAP) - (Fees)
#2014-07 Revisions to California Homebuyer's Downpayment Assistance Program (CHDAP)
#2014-06 New Maximum Debt-to-Income Ratio
#2014-05 Updated Targeted Area Census Tracts
#2014-04 Revisions to FHA-Mod/HAMP Loan Modification Program
#2014-03 CalHFA to Allow Manual Underwriting for FHA loans
#2014-02 Proof of Claim (POC) Filing
#2014-01 Updated Mortgage Credit Certificate Tax Credit Program (MCC) Income Limits

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Program Bulletin #2019-08 - Lower Interest Rates for Conventional Loans with no Subordinates

Program Bulletin #2019-07 - CalHFA to Add a 2% ZIP Option and Eliminate the 4% ZIP Option

Program Bulletin #2019-06 - CalHFA to Offer Lower Interest Rates on Conventional First Mortgages for Certain Eligible Borrowers

Program Bulletin #2019-05 - New Borrower's Affidavit and New Restriction on Non-Occupant Co-Signors

Program Bulletin #2019-04 - New Interest Rate for the MyHome and School Program

Program Bulletin #2019-03 - One Promissory Note and One Deed of Trust for All CalHFA Subordinate Loans

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