The FHA Connection
provides Federal Housing Administration (FHA)-approved lenders and business
partners with direct, secure, online access to computer systems of the U.S.
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
lenders can originate
FHA-insured single family home mortgages. |
||FHA-approved lenders can access the Lender Electronic Assessment Portal (LEAP) for lender approval and recertification activities and also maintain institution and branch information, set up and maintain cash flow accounts, and submit requests and notifications.
||FHA-approved lenders can access the Loan Review System (LRS) for post-endorsement technical reviews (PETR) of loans, unconditional direct endorsement (DE) authority test cases, post-closing test case reviews, lender monitoring reviews, and lender self-reporting of fraud and other material findings.
personnel and other FHA-approved business partners can access Appraiser
Delinquency and Default Reporting System (MDDR), Multifamily Premiums, Physical Assessment
Subsystem (PASS), Web-based Line of Credit Control System (eLOCCS),
Active Partners Performance System (APPS), and Capital Needs Assessment eTool (CNAe-tool).|
FHA Connection transactions are also available via the direct FHA
Connection Business to Government (FHAC
B2G) interface with user Loan Origination Systems (LOS). |
|To obtain the
FHA Connection user ID and password required for sign on, register
according to the procedures defined for the user type. |
- the FHA Connection Single Family Help desk|
Resource Center - (800) CALL-FHA (800)
For general questions from industry partners or consumers.
The FHA Resource Center offers assistance with Homeownership
Center (HOC)-related issues such as FHA loan products,
processing issues and problems, mortgage credit guidelines,
property analysis guidelines. Refer to the geographic
table in Homeownership Center
(HOC) Areas Served if you need to determine your
state's HOC when seeking assistance.
Start Guide - fast facts and links to details
on using the FHA Connection's over 100 functions and
Connection Guide - serves as the FHA Connection
online manual with detailed training for FHA-approved
lenders and service bureaus about the FHA Connection's
single family home mortgage insurance functions.|
Asked Questions - answers to common FHA Connection
Help - available on all application pages with business
background, steps for processing, field descriptions,