Update for FHA Loans Locked with a Downpayment Loan

Update for FHA Loans Locked with a Downpayment Loan

For FHA loans locked with a Minnesota Housing downpayment loan, HUD requires the FHA case number on our FHA DPA Commitment Form and FHA Award Letter. The updated forms are available on our website and in Forms Generator.

Lenders must also input the FHA case number into the loan commitment system. 

  • Click on the "Loan Info" tab. 
  • Type the FHA case number in the "Lender Case Number" section.

If using Forms Generator, the FHA case number will auto-populate on the FHA DPA Commitment Form and the FHA Award Letter. 

Reminder: Canceling Loans
In order to keep our interest rates low and effectively manage downpayment loan funds, Minnesota Housing needs lenders to maintain an accurate record of active loans. As soon as a transaction is no longer viable, please cancel the loan in our loan commitment system. 
Office Closed on July 4
Minnesota Housing will be closed on Tuesday, July 4 for Independence Day. Lenders will be unable to lock new loans between 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 3 and 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 5.
Need a Minnesota Housing Refresher?
Training is not just for loan officers. Our Webinars are just as important for underwriters, processors, closers and post-closers. Visit the training page and register for our July Webinars: 
You can reach the Partner Solutions Team at 651.296.8215 or 800.710.8871 between 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on business days.
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